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When Brian, a hopelessly uncoordinated young fan magically switches talents with his hero, basketball star Kevin Durant, he becomes the star of his high school team, while Kevin Durant suddenly can't make a shot to save his life.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Durant ... Kevin Durant
Taylor Gray ... Brian
Jim Belushi ... Coach Amross (as James Belushi)
Brandon T. Jackson ... Alan
Larramie Doc Shaw ... Mitch
Tristin Mays ... Isabel
Robert Belushi ... Assistant Coach Dan
Spencer Daniels ... Connor
William Ragsdale ... Joe Newall
Hana Hayes ... Ashley Newell
Randall D. Cunningham Randall D. Cunningham ... W.O.W. Clan member #2
Andrea Frankle ... Math Teacher
Beau Brasseaux ... Drillers Basketball Player
Glen Warner ... Photographer
Brie Lybrand ... Isabel's Friend
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A fun and energetic family basketball movie starring Kevin Durant AS HIMSELF, a basketball star who switches talent with a klutzy 16 year old fan. When Brian, a hopelessly uncoordinated young fan magically switches talents with his hero, Kevin Durant, he becomes the star of his high school team...while Kevin Durant suddenly can't make a shot to save his life. But with the playoffs approaching, Brian learns that being a true winner involves working hard at your own game, and he tries to make things right in time to prevent a catastrophic end to his hero's season. Written by Warner Bros

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NBA superstar Kevin Durant has got game. His biggest fan has none. Things are about to switch!


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Rated PG for mild language and rude humor | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Kevin Durant said the hardest thing about recording this movie was missing so many shots. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the high school game, the two coaches do a chest bump. As the assistant coach falls away, his jacket lifts up in the back and the wireless microphone receiver is clearly visible. See more »

Quotes

Kevin Durant: Take this man. You'e gonna make this next shot.
Brian: This is an honour.
Kevin Durant: Thank you man I appreciate that.
Brian: I wish I had your talent.
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Connections

Referenced in Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.40 (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Whatcha Gonna Do
Written by Chris McCamy, Rico Reid, Todd Collins, John Painter
Performed by Fresh Digress
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27 November 2018 | by elijahgoglinSee all my reviews

This movie is great. Overall though this movie was well done and that Thunder fans or just basketball fans in general should watch.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

24 August 2012 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA See more »

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Gross USA:

$587,211

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$587,211
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2.35 : 1
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