-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends
Kidzworld Logo

Mr. 3000 DVD Review

Mr. 3000 DVD Review - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Dec 27, 2006
( Rating: 3 Star Rating)

Bernie Mac stars as a big-headed baseball player in Mr. 3000. Check out Kidzworlds review of this comedy movie to see if it strikes out or hits a homerun.

Bernie Mac stars as a big-headed baseball player who comes out of retirement in Mr. 3000. Find out if this movie hits the a homerun or strikes out!

Mr. 3000 - Baseball Comedy

In Mr. 3000, Bernie Mac stars as Stan Ross, a star first-baseman and egomaniac with the Milwaukee Brewers, who retires immediately after getting his 3000th hit, even though his team is in the middle of a penant race. With 3000 hits, Stan Ross picks up the nickname Mr. 3000 and figures he's a sure thing to get into baseball's Hall of Fame. But nine years later, when a baseball stats guys discovers that Ross' hits have been miscounted and he only has 2,997, the older and out of shape Ross must return to the Brewers and get three more hits.


Mr. 3000 - Slow Story, Good Message

As Stan Ross pursues his 3000th hit, he learns the importance of being a team player, and the pitfalls of being more self-absorbed than Barry Bonds. The best parts of Mr. 3000 are the onfield baseball action scenes and the clubhouse scenes involving a grumpy and self-centered Stan Ross and his much younger teammates (you'll love the scenes where Bernie Mac teaches the Japanese outfielder how to curse). The only problem is that it takes forever to get to these scenes and Mr. 3000 ends up moving along slower than a Tim Wakefield knuckle ball. But, there's also some great one-liners from Bernie Mac and a strong message about the team being more important than the individual.


Mr. 3000 - Homerun or Foul Ball?

Mr. 3000 doesn't quite hit a homerun - but it's definitely a solid double. It's a good sports movie, Bernie Mac is funny and the movie has an uplifting ending (even if it's very predictable). But, if you're a baseball fan, you'll want to see Mr. 3000, even if you wait until it comes out on DVD.


Mr. 3000 - DVD Features

The Mr. 3000 DVD is a must have for baseball fans everywhere. There are a bunch of deleted scenes, with commentary from the director, hilarious bloopers and several behind-the-scenes features. You'll also get commentary throughout the movie from director Charles Stone III.


Rating:3


Related Stories:

  • Friday Night Lights DVD
  • 2004 Major League Baseball Preview
  • Without A Paddle DVD Review
  • 0 Comments

    Related Stories

    F1017246674437

    What's Worse?

    • A coach that never lets you play.
    • A teammate that never passes the ball.
    • A parent always yelling on the sidelines.
    • A ref that reads brail.

    Entertainment In The Forums

    AnnaOfExquizurd
    When a light goes out, it's taking a power nap. I tried XDDD
    reply about 17 hours
    ImagineOrdinary
    @jack600  has the best horrible puns XD
    reply about 18 hours
    drowning
    drowning posted in Movies:
    10 Things I Hate About You.
    reply 1 day
    ValorFan9
    ValorFan9 posted in TV Shows:
    Serena from Pokemon XY. She is Hot!
    reply 2 days
    Powerslave
    “Instruction in world history in the so-called high schools is even today in a very sorry condition. Few teachers understand that the study of history can never be to learn historical dates and events by heart and recite them by rote; that what matters is not whether the child knows exactly when this battle or that was fought, when a general was born, or even when a monarch (usually a very insignificant one) came into the crown of his forefathers. No, by the living God, this is very unimportant. To 'learn' history means to seek and find the forces which are the causes leading to those effects which we subsequently perceive as historical events.”
    reply 2 days