Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Uma Thurman, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Dennis Quaid star in Playing For Keeps, a romantic comedy about a charming, down-on-his luck former soccer star (Butler) who returns home to put his life back together. Looking for a way to rebuild his relationship with his son, he gets roped into coaching the boy’s soccer team. But his attempts to finally become an “adult” are met with hilarious challenges from the attractive “soccer moms” who pursue him at every turn.
Playing For Keeps Release Date
In Theaters December 7, 2012
Playing For Keeps Credits
Starring:Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel and Dennis Quaid
Written By:Robbie Fox
Directed By:Gabriele Muccino
Produced By:Gerard Butler, Heidi Jo Markel, Kevin Misher, Jonathan Mostow, Alan Siegel, John Thompson
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