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The Sports Pages (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Sport  -  7 January 2001 (USA)
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In two short films we get to know how sports can influence on the lives if human beings. The film is also scattered with small interruption sports interviews underlining the events acted out in the film.

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In two short films we get to know how sports can influence on the lives if human beings. The film is also scattered with small interruption sports interviews underlining the events acted out in the film.

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Revenge is a contact sport.

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Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »
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Bob Newhart is an excellent golfer in real life. He went to golf courses and studied the worst golfers to prepare to play a bad golfer. See more »

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A lukewarm two-part comedy about golf and football fans
8 September 2002 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

"The Sports Pages" consists of two completely separate mini-movies in tandem. The first is a droll tale with Newhart on a courtroom witness stand explaining to a jury how he justifies killing an old friend and golfing companion (Grammer) by whacking him over the head with a club. Part two is a raucous tale about the "facts" behind the "Heidi Bowl" (look it up). Neither film has much sporting action and both focus on the fans (golf and football respectively). I don't care much for either sport and liked the first bit better. However, fans and nonfans alike should expect little more than a mildly amusing watch from "The Sports Pages". (C-)


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