The 6th Man (1997)

The 6th Man


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Movie Info

In this fast-paced comedy-drama, the spirit of a hot shot basketball player returns to help his brother and the rest of the U of Washington Huskie's win the NCAA play-offs.

Rating: PG-13 (For brief language and some innuendos.)
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Christopher Reed, Cynthia Carle
In Theaters:
On DVD: May 6, 2003



as Kenny Tyler

as Antoine Tyler

as R.C. St. John

as Coach Pederson

as Mikulski

as Gertz

as Malik Major

as Zigi Hrbacek

as Danny O'Grady

as Luther LaSalle

as Jimmy Stubbs

as Coach Nicholls

as Camille Tyler

as Camille Tyler

as James Tyler

as Young Antoine

as Young Kenny

as Paramedic

as Man in Bathroom

as Reporter No. 1

as Reporter No. 2

as Husky Mascot

as Guy in Bar

as Jerrod Smith

as Ref No. 1

as Ref No. 2

as Ref No. 3

as Himself

as Himself

as Himself

as Husky Player

as Husky Player

as Husky Player

as Husky Player

as Husky Player

as Husky Player

as Husky Player
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This clumsy combo of cloying family drama and fantasy-enhanced courtside clowning is designed to draw tears and cheers. But jeers are more likely ...

January 1, 2000
USA Today
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Audience Reviews for The 6th Man

One of my favorite movies ever. Totally fantasy, but, too me - the funniest movie I've ever seen...

Bobby Hobbs

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Silly movie.

Jason Spencer

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goofy but decent, had some really funny scenes

danny d

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