Paramount Pictures | Release Date: September 14, 2001
Summary: Reeves portrays Conor O'Neill -- an underachiever who is both inspired and redeemed by the unlikeliest group of people he could ever have imagined. In order to pay off a gambling debt, O'Neill is thrust into molding underprivileged kids into a cohesive unit in one of the toughest parts of Chicago. (Paramount Pictures)
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Runtime: 106 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, language and some violence. (re-rating)
Production: Tollin/Robbins Productions
Genres: Drama, Sport
Countries: USA, Germany
Languages: English, German
Home Release Date: Feb 19, 2002
Director Credit
Brian Robbins Director
Writer Credit
Daniel Coyle Book "Hardball: A Season In The Projects"
John Gatins Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Diane Lane Elizabeth Wilkes
Keanu Reeves Conor O'Neill
Cast Credit
A. Delon Ellis Jr. Miles Pennfield II
Brian M. Reed Raymond 'Ray Ray' Bennet
Bryan Hearne Andre Ray Peetes
Carol Hall Pearla Evans
D.B. Sweeney Matt Hyland
DeWayne Warren Jarius 'G-Baby' Evans
Freeman Coffey Darryl Mackey
Jacqueline Williams Lenora Tibbs
John Hawkes Ticky Tobin
Julian Griffith Jefferson Albert Tibbs
Kristopher Lofton Clarence
Michael B. Jordan Jamal
Michael Perkins Kofi Evans
Producer Credit
Brian Robbins Producer
Erwin Stoff Executive Producer
Herb Gains Executive Producer
Kevin McCormick Executive Producer
Michael Tollin Producer
Tina Nides Producer