Released Date
September 14, 2001
Distributor
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$32,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$40,222,729 + $3,879,660 = $44,102,389
34

Michael B. Jordan

as Jamal

57

Keanu Reeves

as Conor O'Neill

56

Diane Lane

as Elizabeth Wilkes

52

Sammy Sosa

as Himself

59

DB Sweeney

as Matt Hyland

62

John Hawkes

as Ticky Tobin

71

Graham Beckel

as Duffy

About Hardball

An aimless young man who is scalping tickets, gambling, and drinking, agrees to coach a Little League team from the Cabrini Green housing project in Chicago as a condition of getting a loan from a friend.

About

A gambler and lowlife agrees to coach a little league baseball team from a housing project in Chicago as a way of getting a loan from a friend. The movie is directed by Brian Robbins.

Trivia

The screenplay was written by John Gatnis and was adapted from a book called Hardball: A Season in the Projects by Daniel Coyle.