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Other Formats:  Semi-Pro 2-Disc Special Edition DVD

Release Date: 6/3/2008
Original Release: 2008
Format: DVD
Rating: R (MPAA)
Rating Reason: for language and some sexual content
UPC: 794043121449
Studio: Warner Home Video

Directed by: Kent Alterman
Featuring: Andre 3000, Andy Richter, De Ray Davis, Jackie Earle Haley, Jay Philips, Josh Braaten, Maura Tierney, Rob Corddry, Will Arnett, Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson
Categories: Slapstick, Music (General), Funk, R&B/Soul

Semi-Pro DVD Description
Over the course of a string of successful comedies that includes TALLADEGA NIGHTS and BLADES OF GLORY, Will Ferrel has perfected a type of swaggering, machismo-fueled character, heavy on ego and severely lacking in intellect of any kind. Typically set in the world of sports, these movies have allowed Ferrel free range to both mock and celebrate idiot masculinity. SEMI-PRO, Ferrell's homage to the wild, afro-picked splendor of the short-lived American Basketball Association, continues this trend, and finds him embodying yet another larger-than-life hunk a burnin' love in the form of Jackie Moon, R&B singer-turned-owner/player/coach of the hapless Flint, Michigan Tropics.

As sports movies go, SEMI-PRO's story should be more than familiar to even the most casual fan. The Tropics are a lackluster franchise that place good times and flash over winning. However, when the league announces that they will be merging with the NBA and only taking the top four teams along, the Tropics buckle down and give true ballin' a shot. SEMI-PRO follows the comedic formula of other Ferrell movies and contains an equal amount of satire (tame-but-effective '70s goofs), slapstick (on-court brawls, zany stunts), and surreal non-sequiturs (an improvised poker game provides one of the film's most deliciously bizarre scenes), but it's not exactly interchangeable with Ferrell's other movies. Though the actor cuts loose as Jackie Moon, the film is decidedly an ensemble picture, with Woody Harrelson providing the movie's true protagonist, in washed up former NBA player Monix, and Andre Benjamin offering a charming turn as flashy NBA wannabe Clarence "Coffee" Black. Perhaps most interestingly, however, is SEMI-PRO's surprising attention to detail, though the Flint Tropics are a fictional team, the real ABA was every bit as wacky, unhinged, and, yes, entertaining as SEMI-PRO itself.

DVD Features
Full Frame -
1.33
Widescreen 2.35
Audio:
Dolby Surround 5.1 EX - English
Dolby Surround 2.0 - English
Additional Release Material:
Theatrical teasers and trailers
Featurette -
1. The Story Behind the One-Hit-Wonder
2. Recreating the American Basketball Association
3. Four Days in Flint
4.The Man Behind Semi-Pro
Behind the scenes footage with Bill Walton, Bob Costas and Dick Pepperfield
Interactive Features:
Animated Menus
Music Video:
Love Me Sexy

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