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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Adam Sandler
Burt Reynolds
William Fichtner
James Cromwell
Directors
Peter Segal
Screenwriters
Sheldon Turner
Tim Herlihy
Running Time
113 minutes

The Longest Yard
Adam Sandler is jailed NFL quarterback forced to train up a team in clink


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Plot
When dishonoured NFL quarterback Paul Crewe (Sandler) ends up in the clink, conniving Warden Hazen (James Cromwell) demands he knock the guards’ semi-pro team into shape. Crewe’s answer is to train a ragtag bunch of inmates to take them on.


Verdict
The Cinematic equivalent of a happy-slapping by a pack of ASBOs.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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