Released Date
December 23, 2005
Distributor
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Genre
Comedy
Rating
PG-13
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$35,428,675 + $5,013,768 = $40,442,443
43

Katherine Heigl

as Lynn Sheridan

50

Johnny Knoxville

as Steve Barker

75

Brian Cox

as Gary Barker

52

Bill Chott

as Thomas

43

Geoffrey Arend

as Winston

51

Leonard Earl Howze

as Mark

44

Edward Barbanell

as Billy

About The Ringer

A young guy's only option to erase a really bad debt is to rig the Special Olympics by posing as a contestant.

About

Sports comedy produced by the Farrelly brothers about a young man who poses as a contestant in the Special Olympics in order to erase a bad debt.

Trivia

The movie took about 7 years to get made because of the subject matter, but the Special Olympics committee would eventually agree to endorse the film after giving final say on the script.