Play the Game



When ladies' man David Mitchell (Paul Campbell) gives his lonely grandfather, Joe (Andy Griffith), some pointers on dating, Joe becomes a big hit with the women in his retirement community. But David strikes out with his own tricks when he tries to woo a girl named Julie (Marla Sokoloff). Now it's up to Joe to teach his grandson how to win at love without playing games. Doris Roberts and Liz Sheridan co-star in this award-winning comedy.

  1. Marc Fienberg

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Marla Sokoloff

    Marla Sokoloff

    Julie Larabee

  2. Paul Campbell

    Paul Campbell

    David Mitchell

  3. Andy Griffith

    Andy Griffith

    Grandpa Joe

  4. Doris Roberts

    Doris Roberts

    Rose Sherman

  5. Liz Sheridan

    Liz Sheridan

    Edna Gordon

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Play the Game
Play the Game


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Release Information

  • August 29, 2009


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget $3,200,000.00

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