Blackball

(2003)
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Blackball follows the fortunes of Cliff Starkey, a working-class fine of lawn bowls with an exceptional talent. Wanting to take on the Aussies he manages to become regional champion, only to get banned. Sports agent Rich Schwartz picks him up and makes him so popular the Bowls Committee deem to lift the ban. Now the question is whether he can regain his form and his friends to beat the Aussies.

  1. Mel Smith

    Director

  2. Tim Firth

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Paul Kaye

    Paul Kaye

    Cliff Starkey

  2. Johnny Vegas

    Johnny Vegas

    Trevor

  3. James Cromwell

    James Cromwell

    Ray Speight

  4. Bernard Cribbins

    Bernard Cribbins

    Mutley

  5. Alice Evans

    Alice Evans

    Kerry

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Release Information

  • May 18, 2003
    R
    Theatrical

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    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget -

Revenue $48,000.00

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