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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Whoopi Goldberg
Frank Langella
Dennis Farina
Directors
Steve Rash
Screenwriters
Jon Connolly
Don Loucka
Eric Champnella
Keith Mitchell
Steve Zacharias
Jeff Buhai
Running Time
100 minutes

Eddie
Whoopi Goldberg turns basketball coach


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Plot
The owner of the New York Knicks offers an ordinary Joe the chance to become a coach in a shoot-out. Eddie, a limo driver and fan, wins and starts to turn the team around. But can she overcome the owner's plans to move the team?


Verdict
The team's inevitable journey to glory is played out with no surprises and few crowd-pleasing moments, even skimping on the slamdunkin' basketball action. In short, Eddie is easy-going, safe and stale.


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