Overall Rank: 13212
Average Rating: 2.2/4
# of Ratings: 98
Theatrical Release Date: 12/23/2005
Genre: Comedy, Sport
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Barry W. Blaustein
Actors: Johnny Knoxville, Brian Cox, Katherine Heigl, Jed Rees, Bill Chott, Edward Barbanell
Plot: A young man needs to raise some money fast. So, he rigs the Special Olympics by becoming an athlete in it. -- sapien
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FSUNoles27TS - wrote on 12/11/2012
Actually was better than expected. Johnny Knoxville didn't do half bad, but dont expect him in top movie roles.
Snoogans - wrote on 11/22/2011
Knoxville is serviceable in the lead, but it's his supporting cast (actual handicapped individuals) that provide the best moments. Hit-and-miss jokes abound, with a mediocre story. Worth a watch if you're interested.
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TheWolf - wrote on 08/17/2007
Johnny Knoxville is great! This movie while not one of his best films ever, is still quite funny in it's own twisted way. Knoxville plays Steve Barker, a man trying to get ahead in his career. The day he is given more responsibility he is told to fire Stavi the cleaning man at his job. Being the type of person he is, he can't bear to fire him, and so instead he offers him a position as a grounds keeper at his apartment complex. When Stavi has an accident that costs him 3 of his fingers, Barker will do anything to get him taken care of...even if it means rigging the special olympics.
Perhaps I'm biased in the respect that I think Johnny Knoxville is awesome in just about everything he has done, so perhaps my review here is one that you should take with a grain of salt. While I found it …
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