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The Longest Yard (2005)

Updated: Jun 22

PG-13 | 1h 53min | 6/10 #comedy #crime #sport

Parental Rating: PG-13 (Parents strongly cautioned – some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.)


 
 

➱ STORYLINE:

The Longest Yard (2005) is a sports comedy film that follows Paul Crewe, a former NFL quarterback who is sent to prison after a drunken driving incident. While in prison, the warden recruits Paul to assemble a football team of inmates to play against the guards. With the help of former college football star Nate Scarborough, Paul trains the ragtag group of inmates to challenge the guards in a high-stakes football game, blending humor, action, and a classic underdog story.


➱ STAFF REVIEW:

The Longest Yard (2005), directed by Peter Segal, is an entertaining remake of the 1974 classic, offering a fun blend of comedy and sports action. Adam Sandler leads the cast with his signature humor and charm, playing the role of Paul Crewe. The ensemble cast, including Chris Rock, Burt Reynolds, and Terry Crews, add to the film's appeal, delivering memorable performances and comedic moments. While the film stays true to the original's spirit, it updates the story with modern sensibilities and a fresh comedic approach. *The Longest Yard* is an enjoyable watch for fans of sports comedies and ensemble casts.


➱ CREDITS:

Director:

- Peter Segal

Writer:

- Sheldon Turner

Based on:

- The 1974 film "The Longest Yard" by Albert S. Ruddy

Starring:

- Adam Sandler as Paul Crewe

- Chris Rock as Caretaker

- Burt Reynolds as Coach Nate Scarborough

- Nelly as Earl Megget

- Terry Crews as Cheeseburger Eddy

- William Fichtner as Captain Knauer

- David Patrick Kelly as Unger

- James Cromwell as Warden Hazen

Produced by:

- Jack Giarraputo

- David Gale

- Adam Sandler

Cinematography: Dean Semler

Edited by: Jeff Gourson

Music by: Teddy Castellucci

Production Company:

- Paramount Pictures

- Columbia Pictures

- MTV Films

- Happy Madison Productions

Distributed by:

- Paramount Pictures

Release date: May 27, 2005

Run Time: 1h 53min

Country: United States

Languages: English

Budget: $82 million

Box office: $191.5 million


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