The Longest Yard is a 2005 American sports comedy film, a remake of the 1974 film of the same name. Adam Sandler plays the protagonist, Paul Crewe, a disgraced former professional quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the NFL, who is forced to form a team from the prison inmates to play football against their guards.
Switowski: Will you teach me to football? Paul 'Wrecking' Crewe: Sure, I'll teach you to football. Caretaker: I'll teach you anything. Just don't eat me.
Paul 'Wrecking' Crewe: (after being pulled over by cops) Here, you can finish this beer for me... I've got five more!
(last lines) Deacon Moss: (Deacon and Battle pour Gatorade on Warden Hazen) Good game, sir! Warden Hazen: That's a week in the hotbox! Joey Battle: Who gives a shit!
|Release Date||19 May 2005|
|US Box Office||$158,000,000|
|Tagline||It was hard to put a team together... until they found out who they were playing.|
|Genre||Comedy, Drama, Sport|
|Filming Locations||Long Beach, California, USA|
|Sound Mix||DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS|