MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 684 this week

Game 6 (2005)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Sport  -  January 2005 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 1,996 users   Metascore: 56/100
Reviews: 25 user | 29 critic | 20 from Metacritic.com

Combining real and fictional events, Game 6 centers around the historic 1986 World Series and a day in the life of a playwright who skips opening night to watch the momentous game.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.00 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 titles
created 14 Sep 2011
 
a list of 41 titles
created 19 Nov 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 14 Sep 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 40 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Game 6" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Game 6 (2005)

Game 6 (2005) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Game 6.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Danger Zone (1996)
Drama | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

American mining engineer gets involved in civil war and international conspiracy in one African country.

Director: Allan Eastman
Stars: Billy Zane, Robert Downey Jr., Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
Eros (2004)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Three short films -- one each from directors Michelangelo Antonioni, Steven Soderbergh and Wong Kar Wai -- address the themes of love and sex.

Directors: Michelangelo Antonioni, Steven Soderbergh, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Li Gong, Chen Chang, Feng Tien
Drama | Romance | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Friends for ten years, a group of twenty-somethings head for the ski slopes as guests of Ian's father. (Ian and dad are estranged because dad worked too many hours when Ian was a lad.) Dad ... See full summary »

Director: George Haas
Stars: Stephen Baldwin, Danny Nucci, George Newbern
Comedy | Crime | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.

Director: Keith Gordon
Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Robin Wright, Mel Gibson
Lucky You (2007)
Drama | Romance | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A hotshot poker player tries to win a tournament in Vegas, but is fighting a losing battle with his personal problems.

Director: Curtis Hanson
Stars: Eric Bana, Drew Barrymore, Robert Duvall
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A rich kid becomes the self-appointed psychiatrist to the student body of his new high school.

Director: Jon Poll
Stars: Anton Yelchin, Robert Downey Jr., Hope Davis
Wonder Boys (2000)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him, the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years, and the various problems that his friends and associates involve him in.

Director: Curtis Hanson
Stars: Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand
Black and White I (1999)
Crime | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A group of white high school teens become involved with Harlem's black hip-hop crowd.

Director: James Toback
Stars: Ben Stiller, Allan Houston, Claudia Schiffer
Quicksand (2003)
Drama | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

After a workaholic banker journeys to Monaco to investigate the suspicious activities of a company, he finds himself framed for murder and running for his life.

Director: John Mackenzie
Stars: Michael Keaton, Michael Caine, Judith Godrèche
Biography | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Turning her back on her wealthy, established family, Diane Arbus falls in love with Lionel Sweeney, an enigmatic mentor who introduces Arbus to the marginalized people who help her become one of the most revered photographers of the twentieth century.

Director: Steven Shainberg
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Robert Downey Jr., Ty Burrell
Touch and Go (1986)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An ice hockey star is accosted by a youth gang who attempt to rob him; after he chases them off he catches the youngest member and gives him a ride home, where he meets the boy's mother. A ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Mandel
Stars: Michael Keaton, Maria Conchita Alonso, Ajay Naidu
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Twenty margaritas and 10 shots of tequila, with a few ounces of debauchery, bring four friends closer to the truth than they have been for years.

Director: Kevin Connolly
Stars: Tim Roth, Robert Downey Jr., Amanda Peet
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Steven Schwimmer
...
Laurel Rogan
...
Joanna Bourne
...
Elliott Litvak
...
Paisley Porter
...
Renee Simons
...
Peter Redmond
...
Jack Haskins
...
Michael Rogan
...
Toyota Moseby
...
Matthew
...
Lillian Rogan
...
Ramaswamy Choudhry
...
George, Georgie, Giorgio
Edit

Storyline

Nicky Rogan's new play is opening on Broadway and many agree, he has written the best play his career. Or has he? Critic Steven Schwimmer is slated to review and he's ruined many a playwright with his scathing words. Nicky is becoming concerned, but instead chooses to obsess over his Red Sox and their chances again the Mets in Game 6 of the 1986 World Series. Will the Sox and his play come crashing down on the same night? Written by Martin Lewison <dr@martinlewison.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

It's opening night... Let the games begin! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some language and sexuality | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

January 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

6-os játszma  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The home of Steven Schwimmer was shot in a warehouse in Williamsburg, a neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. See more »

Goofs

A fan is seen wearing a Mets jersey, with an underscore under the word METS. The underscore was put on Mets uniforms in the early 90s. See more »

Quotes

Nicky Rogan: I don't get it. What's the fuss?
Elliott Litvak: He reviewed that one-act I did at the Fulton Fish Market. We did this play at four in the morning. Outdoors. In the rain. One performance. For fish handlers.
Nicky Rogan: And he was there?
Elliott Litvak: Steven Schwimmer. I memorized every line of this review.
Nicky Rogan: That's awful.
Elliott Litvak: I recite it to myself with masochistic relish.
See more »

Connections

References Popeye the Sailor (1960) See more »

Soundtracks

My Family
Written by Phil Palombi
Performed by Tri-Fi
Courtesy of Cap Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good third act
26 June 2006 | by (la) – See all my reviews

I thought the first two acts kind of dragged; the best parts being Keatons various conversations with the cabbies (that would be a good movie I think). Much of the dialog I found boring and since that's the whole movie, I almost didn't finish it. The third act really picked up, albeit contrived, was still entertaining.

Also as to not make it about Buckner's blunder, they have the character say at the end "We love Buckner" which I thought was kind of a nice thing. Good idea for a movie, I think it was a rewrite away from being really good, but great cast though. Keaton is always good in serious roles and should do more.


5 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Red Sox should've never broken the curse TornadoShanks
WHY!? FooFighter82488
thematic question jhersh
Game 6 release in March!! judgrecs
Release Date? Rogue_108
Anyone who is not a DeLillo fan enjoy this?? vailrulestheworld
Discuss Game 6 (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?