Bull Durham

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Brief Synopsis: "Veteran catcher Crash Davis is brought to the minor league Durham Bulls to help their up and coming pitching prospect, "Nuke" Laloosh. Their relationship gets off to a rocky start and is further complicated when baseball groupie Annie Savoy sets her sights on the two men."

Overall Ranking: 81 (Rank from 1988: # 1)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 75%
Regular 25%
Half-Popped 0%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
Bryan Lienesch99 - A beautiful comedy that captures the spirit of grown men still chasing dreams almost perfectly.
Comedy: 6
Sex Appeal: 6
Scary: 2
Rewatch: 7
David Baruffi97(full review)
Jim Carrier91 - Classic!! Excellent choice in choosing the cast, well-written by a former Minor Leaguer who experienced a lot of the action in the movie & superb work by the actors. Some consider the best sports movie ever.
Comedy: 7
Sex Appeal: 5
Scary: 0
Rewatch: 8
Rob from GuysFilmQuest75Comedy: 5
Sex Appeal: 4
Scary: 1
Rewatch: 6

People Involved

  • Kevin Costner (Crash Davis)
  • Susan Sarandon (Annie Savoy)
  • Tim Robbins (Ebby Calvin Nuke LaLoosh)
  • Trey Wilson (Joe Riggins)
  • Robert Wuhl (Larry Hockett)
  • William OLeary (Jimmy)
  • David Neidorf (Bobby)
  • Danny Gans (Deke)
  • Tom Silardi (Tony)
  • Lloyd T. Williams (Mickey McFee)
  • Rick Marzan (Jose)
  • George Buck (Mr. Laloosh)
  • Garland Bunting (Teddy Cullinane)
  • Robert Dickman (Whitey Sherrard)
  • Jenny Robertson (Millie)
  • Ron Shelton (Director)