R | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them has a family tragedy.
Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, and Kevin Bacon were Clint Eastwood's choices for the leads from the outset.
Radio Announcer #1:
...before the end of the season last year, and then re-injured it in spring training on a terrific game-saving play. You know, I was talking with...
Sean's Father: What time is this going on?
Jimmy's Father: 7:30 is the pre-game.
Sean's Father: Who'd you say was pitching tonight?
Jimmy's Father: Tiant's ...
Sean's Father: ...
Jimmy's Father: ...
(at around 2 mins) When the boys are writing their names in the concrete, Jimmy starts his name at the top of the slab, by the time Sean has scrawled his name in, Jimmy's name has moved to below center of the slab.
The Warner Bros and Village Roadshow Logos at the beginning of the film, are not animated. They are both coloured Grey and stay in the middle of the screen.
$640,815 (USA) (12 October 2003)
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