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Trouble with the Curve -- An ailing baseball scout in his twilight years takes his daughter along for one last recruiting trip.

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Writer (WGA):
Randy Brown (written by)
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Release Date:
21 September 2012 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Whatever Life Throws at You
Plot:
An ailing baseball scout in his twilight years takes his daughter along for one last recruiting trip. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
2 wins & 1 nomination See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Clint Eastwood ... Gus

Chelcie Ross ... Smitty

Raymond Anthony Thomas ... Lucious

Ed Lauter ... Max

Amy Adams ... Mickey

Clifton Guterman ... Neil

Carla Fisher ... Law Receptionist

George Wyner ... Rosenbloom

Bob Gunton ... Watson
Jack Gilpin ... Schwartz

Matthew Lillard ... Phillip Sanderson

Robert Patrick ... Vince

John Goodman ... Pete Klein
Nathan Wright ... Drunk Fan

Scott Eastwood ... Billy Clark

Matt Bush ... Danny

Justin Timberlake ... Johnny
Sam Collins ... Kid #1

Chandler George Brown ... Kid #2
Louis Fox ... Lloyd

Ricky Muse ... Jimmy

Tom Dreesen ... Rock
Don Young ... Regular #1
Leon Lamar ... Regular #2

Julia Walters ... Young Mickey

Peter Hermann ... Greg

Dane Davenport ... Waiter #1

Eric Mendenhall ... Waiter #2

James Patrick Freetly ... Todd
Norma Alvarez ... Grace Sanchez

Tyler Silva ... Carlos Sanchez

Jay Galloway ... Rigo Sanchez
Melissa Lorenz ... Mom in Diner
Jack Lorenz ... Boy in Diner
Rory Lorenz ... Girl in Diner

Dave Cohen ... Announcer #1

Joe Massingill ... Bo Gentry

Seth Meriwether ... Wilson

Kenny Alfonso ... Umpire

Josh Warren ... Pitcher

Clayton Landey ... Manager

Matthew Brady ... Swannanoa Manager (as Matt Brady)
Bart Hansard ... Bo's Father

Ryan Patrick Williams ... Grizzly Player #1
Xavier Floyd ... Grizzly Player #2

Rus Blackwell ... Rick

Brian F. Durkin ... Matt Nelson

Darren Le Gallo ... Nurse
Sammy Blue ... Musician

Patricia French ... Diner Waitress

Jackie Prucha ... Secretary
Rhubarb Jones ... Announcer #2
Scott Estep ... Umpire

Tom Nowicki ... Red Sox GM
Jason Gondek ... Red Sox Exec
Bud Selig ... Himself
Mark Thomason ... Braves Official

Cara Mantella ... Assistant
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Karen Ceesay ... Carol
Hunter Clowdus ... Yoga Student
Christopher Cozort ... Baseball Fan

Rob Crowe ... Channel 9 News Team

Kevin Harrison ... Young Gus

Walter Hendrix III ... Baseball Fan (as Walter Hendrix)

Joel Rogers ... Silver Skillet Patron / Baseball Fan

Erik Thirsk ... Red Sox Executive

David Alexander ... Atlanta Braves Scout (uncredited)
Lisa M. Barfield ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Jennifer Baskette-Ridings ... News Reporter (uncredited)
Derek Ryan Duke ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Jon Gould ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)

Joshua Grant ... Upscale Diner (uncredited)
Anthony B. Harris ... Baseball Game Attendee (uncredited)

Lauren Henneberg ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)

Christian Higgins ... Driver (uncredited)
Mary Ellen Itson ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Cal Johnson ... Maintenance Man (uncredited)
Dennis Layden ... Pedestrian (uncredited)
Scott Ledbetter ... Townsman (uncredited)
Ken Melde ... Yankee's Scout (uncredited)
Arlin Miller ... Stadium Announcer (uncredited)

Thad Morris ... Braves Executive #1 (uncredited)
Moses J. Moseley ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)

Michele Nichols ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Braeden Orr ... Boston College Fan (uncredited)

Wayne Packer ... Sports Reporter (uncredited)
Courtney Patterson ... Waitress (uncredited)
Stephen M. Phillips ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Keith Ratchek ... Baseball Scout (uncredited)

Jason Roach ... Baseball Scout (uncredited)

Valeri Rogers ... Cute Girl #1 (uncredited)
Harley Shellhammer ... Baseball Scout (uncredited)
Natalie Shepherd ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)

Corey A. Thrush ... Georgia Tech Baseball Player (uncredited)
Millie Wannamaker ... Baseball Fan / Diner Patron (uncredited)
Elizabeth Warren ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Joe Warshaw ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)

Lou Wegner ... Teen Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Christina Michelle Williams ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Danny Williams ... Danny #45 (uncredited)
Terry Wilson ... Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Jacqueline Marie Zwick ... Yoga Student (uncredited)

Directed by
Robert Lorenz 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Randy Brown (written by)

Produced by
Clint Eastwood .... producer
Robert Lorenz .... producer
Tim Moore .... executive producer
Michele Weisler .... producer
 
Original Music by
Marco Beltrami 
 
Cinematography by
Tom Stern (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Joel Cox 
Gary Roach 
 
Casting by
Geoffrey Miclat 
 
Production Design by
James J. Murakami 
 
Art Direction by
Patrick M. Sullivan Jr. 
 
Set Decoration by
Gary Fettis 
 
Makeup Department
Luisa Abel .... makeup department head
Patricia DeHaney .... hair department head (as Patricia Dehaney-Le May)
Tracy Ewell .... makeup artist
Tracey L. Miller-Smith .... makeup artist (as Tracey L. Miller)
Michelle Vittone .... makeup artist: Justin Timberlake
Jay Wejebe .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Ravi D. Mehta .... executive in charge of production
Tim Moore .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David M. Bernstein .... first assistant director
Paula Case .... second assistant director
Simeon Jones .... additional second assistant director (as Simeon Keri Jones)
Cody Williams .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Taylor Bennett .... scenic gang boss (as Franklin T. Bennett)
Danny Brown .... set designer
Matthew Butler .... key greens foreman
Anthony Carlino .... leadman
Harris Forman .... set designer
Daniel B. Foster .... set dresser
Seth Gardner .... propmaker
Lucas Godfrey .... set dresser
Nelson Hagood .... additional set dresser
Rob Hamby .... propmaker
Cindy Ichikawa .... art department coordinator
Alphonse A. Lambert Jr. .... carpenter
Amy Lehman .... set decorating coordinator
Eliot Levin .... props assistant
Konrad Lewis .... on-set dresser
Chuck McCourt .... set dresser
John Micheletos .... set dresser buyer
Ruth Mitchell .... scenic artist
Michael Muscarella .... construction coordinator
Rudy Oblak .... construction assistant
Neil Palmer .... foreman
Neil Palmer .... labor foreman
Brandon Pope .... greens gangboss
Kenny Sanford .... general foreman
Joey Sisson .... set dresser
Shea Soutar .... standby painter
Steven Tolbert .... art department production assistant
Lisa Yeiser .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
James Ashwill .... foley mixer
Bub Asman .... supervising sound editor
Michael Babcock .... sound effects editor
Gail Carroll-Coe .... boom operator
William Cawley .... assistant sound editor (as Bill Cawley)
Blake Collins .... foley mixer
Greg Crawford .... adr mixer: Atlanta
John T. Cucci .... foley artist
Michael Dressel .... supervising foley editor
Susan Dudeck .... dialogue editor
Christopher Flick .... foley editor (as Chris Flick)
Jonathan Fuh .... boom operator
Jonathan Jory .... adr mixer: Atlanta
Jason King .... sound effects editor
Walt Martin .... sound mixer
F. Hudson Miller .... sound effects editor
Ryan Murphy .... sound mix technician
Alan Robert Murray .... supervising sound editor
Kevin Murray .... assistant sound editor (as Kevin R.W. Murray)
Dan O'Connell .... foley artist
Eric Potter .... location sound effects mixer
John T. Reitz .... sound re-recording mixer (as John Reitz)
Gregg Rudloff .... sound re-recording mixer
James Simcik .... adr supervisor
Karen Spangenberg .... adr editor
Katy Wood .... supervising dialog editor
Ryan Young .... adr recordist
 
Special Effects by
Ryan A. Riley .... special effects foreman (as Ryan Riley)
Steve Riley .... special effects supervisor (as Steven S. Riley)
Dominic V. Ruiz .... special effects coordinator
Richard Terry Tjelmeland .... special effects technician (as R. Terry Tjelmeland)
 
Visual Effects by
Phillip Feiner .... visual effects supervisor (as Phil Feiner)
Samuel P. Larson .... compositor
Darin McCormick-Millett .... visual effects producer (as Darin Millett)
Michael Owens .... visual effects supervisor
Liz Radley .... video & computer graphics supervisor
Brad Sutton .... digital restoration
Wilson Tang .... digital restoration
 
Stunts
Alex Duke .... stunt double
Cal Johnson .... stunt performer
Anderson Martin .... stunt driver
Lonnie R. Smith Jr. .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Brian Adams .... electrician
Keith Bernstein .... still photographer
Hugh Braselton .... second assistant camera
Greg Brooks .... dolly grip
Buzzy Burwell .... lighting technician
Stephen S. Campanelli .... camera operator
Trevor Carroll-Coe .... film loader
Cristen Clark .... electrician: day player
Catherine Cravens .... company set electric
Stephen Crowley .... rigging gaffer
Dhamarata Dhiensuwana .... key rigging grip
Ross Dunkerley .... gaffer
Danny Eckler .... dolly grip: "b" camera
Sean Engel .... electrician
Mike Gentry .... electrician
Ben D. Griffith Jr. .... best boy grip
John Grubb .... grip
Francis Harlan .... grip
Michael D. Kennedy .... scorpio head technician
Patrick King .... electrician
John Lacy .... best boy electric
Mike Laird .... rigging electric
Chile' Manuel .... grip
Bobby McMahan .... second assistant camera
Guy Micheletti .... key grip
Brian Minzlaff .... set lighting technician
Conrad Mizzell .... electrician
Greg Morse .... 24 frame video operator
Christopher E. Pettus .... electrician
Allen Christopher Robinson .... electric: day player
Kevin M. Rowe .... day player: grip
Tim Ryan .... electrician
Michael Edison Satrazemis .... camera operator: "b" camera (as Mike Satrazemis)
Thom Shepard .... grip
Nathan Stern .... camera pa
Alan B. Wright .... video assist
Nick Zeigler .... lighting technician
 
Casting Department
Janella Bersabal .... extras casting
Barbara Harris .... adr voice casting
John McAlary .... casting associate
D.A. Sims .... extras casting
Eve Streger .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Cha Blevins .... costume supervisor
Maria Bradley .... costumer: prep
Corey Bronson .... set costumer
April J. Brown-Traquina .... costume production assistant (as April Brown)
Chris Burns .... baseball costumer
Bren Cook .... ager/dyer
Brittany Dier .... costume assistant
Mitchell Ray Kenney .... key costumer
Erinn Knight .... shopper
Branden Marks .... baseball costumer
Kendra L. Patterson .... additional costumer
Sherrie Peterson .... set costumer
Margaret Robbs .... costume shopper
Heather Sease .... costumer
Jack Taggart .... head ager/dyer
Myra N. Foy .... seamstress (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Jill Bogdanowicz .... digital film colorist
David S. Cox .... assistant editor (as David Cox)
Blu Murray .... first assistant editor
Bob Peishel .... digital intermediate producer
Mark Sahagun .... digital intermediate editor
Lee Wimer .... color timer
Denise Woodgerd .... dailies producer: Technicolor
Darin Wooldridge .... home video mastering colorist
 
Music Department
Pete Anthony .... conductor
Pete Anthony .... orchestrator
Monica Ciafardini .... music licensing
Wade Culbreath .... musician: timpani
George Doering .... musician
Robert Fernandez .... score mixer (as Bobby Fernandez)
Rossano Galante .... orchestrator
Tom Hardisty .... music score recordist
Jim Honeyman .... orchestrator
Daniel J. Johnson .... music editor
Tyson Lozensky .... additional engineer (uncredited)
Chris McGeary .... supervising music editor
Victor Pesavento .... music preparation
Peter Rotter .... orchestra contractor
Buck Sanders .... score producer
Dennis Smith .... orchestrator
Andrew Synowiec .... musician
Vincent Cirilli .... pro tools operator (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Tony Barattini .... production van driver operator
Tim Barker .... transportation
Robert Brubaker .... local transportation captain
Arthur C. Chesser .... driver
Ronald Hurd .... production driver
Linda 'Lil' Johnston .... driver
Cody Lies .... generator operator/driver
Anthony J. Mignano .... driver
Kirk Roberts .... driver: Clint Eastwood
Vickie Raynor Robison .... driver: John Goodman
Randy Southerland .... driver
Alana Stelling .... transportation captain
Larry Stelling .... transportation coordinator
Timothy Stephens .... driver: honeywagon
Hank Van Apeldoorn .... driver
Susan Van Apeldoorn .... driver
 
Other crew
Cheryl Baird .... animal wrangler
Kalena Boller .... assistant location manager (as Kalena Smith)
Corey Brinn .... baseball coordinator assistant
Miller Carbon .... body double for james patrick freetly
Miller Carbon .... photo double for james patrick freetly
Candace B. Cothern .... animal wrangler (as Candy Cothern)
Shelby Davis .... additional craft service
Tony X. Deale .... assistant to executive producer
Jessica Drake .... dialect coach: prep
Christopher Flippo .... production assistant
Juls Gabsa .... assistant to cast
Allen Gerbino .... underwater film stage provider
Corey Gilbert .... assistant location manager
Corey Gilbert .... key assistant location manager
Larry Gilbert .... police security
Drew Giles .... key stand-in
Kristin Gomez .... first assistant accountant
Jason Gondek .... production accountant
Stella L. Holmes .... set production assistant
Jennifer Hunt .... payroll accountant
Michelle Johnson .... assistant: ms. weisler
Alan Kindree .... marine coordinator
Andrew C. Kirk .... on-set assistant location manager
Kristin Kulyniak Deale .... production secretary
Madison Lacerte .... office production assistant
Austin Lapierre .... assistant production coordinator
April Mackin .... animal wrangler
Aimee McDaniel .... baseball coordinator
Patrick Mignano .... location manager
Les Morgan .... additional set production assistant
Taryn Nagle .... base camp production assistant
Steve Olivera .... assistant payroll accountant
Vincent Parker .... computer playback graphics
Andrew Paulson .... second assistant accountant
Jennifer Pedevilla .... payroll accountant
Jon Privett .... additional craft service
Morgan Riley .... accounting clerk
Kristina Rivera .... assistant: mr. eastwood
Braheeim Roberts .... key set production assistant
Robert Severance .... police security
Michael C. Smith .... police coordinator
John Alexander Stern .... production assistant (as John Stern)
Stan Swofford .... medic coordinator
Michael A. Templeton .... bar goer
Landon Trawny .... second assistant accountant
 
Thanks
Xavier Collin .... thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for language, sexual references, some thematic material and smoking
Runtime:
111 min
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Certification:
Canada:PG (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:G (Quebec) | Germany:6 | India:U/A | Ireland:12A | Japan:G | Netherlands:6 | Philippines:PG-13 | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:PG13 | South Korea:12 | Switzerland:10 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:10 (canton of Vaud) | UK:12A | USA:PG-13 (certificate #47821)

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Trivia:
Clint Eastwood originally hinted that the 2008 film Gran Torino (2008) would be his final acting role (although he would continue to direct). Filmmakers got him to change his mind and come out of acting retirement to accept this one.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: At the lake, Mickey is still wearing her watch when she removes her pants and throws them in the car. She immediately begins running down the dock, but her watch is no longer on her wrist, nor is she wearing it when she kisses Johnny in the water.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Gus:[at the toilet] Okay, come on now. Come on, boy. Let's not take your sweet-ass time about this. Jesus. Okay, that's it... Ah, good. Don't laugh, I outlived you, you little bastard.
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Soundtrack:
Blues With a FeelingSee more »

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20 out of 30 people found the following review useful.
Trouble with the curve needs some straightening out, 11 December 2012
Author: dgefroh from United States

I'm a big Clint Eastwood fan, and I really like Amy Adams. Justin Timberlake was decent and a likable guy in this movie, so what's the problem? The problem is the story or should I say lack of a decent story. This movie is so predictable that 10 minutes into it you will be able to figure everything out including the ending. I don't understand why Clint Eastwood would accept or take on this role, maybe it's because he gets to be the crabby, hard headed, cigar smoking, never smiling, snarling old timer like he has played so well in previous good movies such as Gran Torino, Million dollar baby, and The unforgiven. Regardless of why he is in this predictable, silly waste of time, the bottom line is that this movie fails in every aspect. This is not a baseball movie, it's not a drama, it's not a romantic comedy, it's truly a waste of what might have been, could of been, or should of been a potential excellent trip into movie magic. I didn't hate this one, but I didn't like it either, I suspect the reason I didn't hate it is because I really do like Clint Eastwood movies and I'll forgive him this one slip.

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