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Leatherheads (2008)

5 Ratings: 2.6
A movie directed by George Clooney

Leatherheadsis a sort of two-fisted homage, simultaneously celebrating the early, unstructured days of professional football and the screwball comedies of the 1930s and 40s. George Clooney stars as "Dodge" Connelly of the Duluth Bulldogs, a … see full wiki

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Director: George Clooney
2 reviews about Leatherheads (2008)
review by . September 24, 2008
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George Clooney must like making vintage movies because when left to his own devices, that's what he does. Besides the noir must be back. `Married Life,' `The Black Dahlia (Full Screen Edition),' and `The Good German' all point in that direction.    Put all the components of `Leatherheads' together: a screwball comedy, old fashioned brawls, and a sassy female reporter looking for the best scoop, and you're in for a good, old-fashioned time.     For this outing …
review by . September 07, 2008
posted in Movie Hype
Set in the mid-1920s, LEATHERHEADS is a movie about the development of football from just being an amateur game played most prominently as a college sport to becoming a professional sport that would one-day rival baseball as America's pastime. The film stars George Clooney as Dodge Connelly, a dedicated football player who wants to bring the game to the next level. Dodge is a man who has both skill as a player and smarts as well. In order to turn the game he loves into a professional sport, he needs …
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