Movies and Games, Reviews and Previews

   THE VINE   

  Register for FREE SITE & special features! | Log In | What is RT?  
Top Movies
Tomato Picker
Certified Fresh
Company Blog
sitemap  Newsletter
newsletter  Help

1 1

Bull Durham

PreviousNext List

10 | 9 | 8 | 7 | 6 | 5 | 4 | 3 | 2 | 1

Tomatometer fresh 100%
Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins
Directed by: Ron Shelton

Editor's Note
It's achieved such cultural significance in the nearly 20 years since its release that it's difficult to believe that during its theatrical run, "Bull Durham" was really only a minor hit. Looking back, it’s hard to see why: here's Kevin Costner at his funniest and most charismatic; Tim Robbins at his most primally befuddled; and Susan Sarandon at her most...well, primal. Not only have various bits of Ron Shelton's script lodged themselves permanently in the national psyche, but "Bull Durham" is widely credited with boosting attendance at minor-league baseball stadiums around the country. Like almost any movie, its individual parts can be criticized -- but as with all the greats, the sum of those parts is exceedingly difficult to argue against.

Critical Consensus
Kevin Costner at his funniest and most charismatic in Bull Durham, a film that's as wise about relationships as it is about minor league baseball.

North Carolina's Durham Bulls have just acquired a hot new pitcher, "Nuke" LaLoosh, who has a Major League arm but Little League aim. The management has sent for veteran Minor League catcher Crash Davis...

Post This on...

List Countdown

Next Countdown

About | FAQ | Site Map | Critics Submission | Linking to RT | Syndication | Licensing | Certified Fresh | Movie List | Celebs List | Games List | Contact
About IGN : GameSpy : Comrade : Arena : FilePlanet : ModCenter : GameSpy Technology
TeamXbox : Planets : Vaults : VE3D : CheatsCodesGuides : GameStats : 3D Gamers : Rotten Tomatoes : GamerMetrics : Direct2Drive
By continuing past this page, and by the continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the User Agreement. Certain product data �1995-present Muze, Inc. For personal use only. All rights reserved.
Copyright 1998-2007, IGN Entertainment, Inc. About IGN | Advertise | Privacy Policy | User Agreement | Subscribe to RT's XML feed! RSS Feeds

IGN's enterprise databases running Oracle, SQL and MySQL are professionally monitored and managed by Pythian Remote DBA