R | | Comedy, Sport
Jackie Moon, the owner-coach-player of the American Basketball Association's Flint Michigan Tropics, rallies his teammates to make their NBA dreams come true
The melody to Jackie Moon's theme song "Love Me Sexy" largely came about from Will Ferrell's first table read of the script. Director Kent Alterman sent leading record producer Nile Rodgers a recording of the improv that Ferrell did on that day, and Rodgers built up the song from ... ...
Fuck you Clarence! Spumoni!
When Coffee Black dunks the ball, the rim is a "breakaway" rim. They were never used in the ABA; the NBA adopted them in the 1980s.
At the end of the credits, Will Ferrell's voice can be heard calling, "Precious? Here Dewey."
£774,698 (UK) (29 February 2008)
$33,472,850 (USA) (25 April 2008)
Dive deep into IMDb Picks, Amazon Originals, and more.