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Gus Lobel is one of the most formidable baseball talent scouts around, however his age starts to fail him in his career as his eyesight deteriorates and he is unable to focus properly on the Atlanta Braves games he goes to watch. Worried about his health and career, his long-time boss and good friend enlists Lobel's daughter to accompany her father on what is to be the last talent scouting trip of his career. Mickey Lobel has never had a strong relationship with her father, since he was unable to look after her alone following the death of her mother. Nonetheless, she compromises her high status lawyer job and agrees to keep an eye on Gus, despite his protests. On the way, Mickey meets Gus's friend Johnny Flanagan; a former baseball player and aspiring talent scout who looks up to Gus and takes an interest in the beautiful Mickey. Much is to be discovered for everyone on this journey as it becomes less about baseball and more about truth, love and family.

'Trouble with the Curve' serves as the first film that Clint Eastwood has starred in without being the director since 1993 when he appeared in 'In the Line of Fire'. It is directed by Robert Lorenz in his directorial debut (though he has previously worked as an assistant director on various blockbusters) and written by Randy Brown. It is set for release on November 30th 2012.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Matthew Lillard, Chelcie Ross, Raymond Anthony Thomas, Ed Lauter, Clifton Guterman, George Wyner, Bob Gunton, Jack Gilpin, Scott Eastwood & Tom Dreesen.

Video - Comedian Tom Dreesen Arrives For David Letterman


Stand-up Illinois-born comedian Tom Dreesen pretends to act overwhelmed by the mass of cameras and kisses his wife as he arrives for 'The Late Show With David Letterman' on Mother's Day.

69-year-old Dreesen is a frequent guest on 'The Late Show With David Letterman'. Often in interviews he is requested to recount anecdotes about his time as one of singing legend Frank Sinatra's close personal friends. Dreesen had opened many of Sinatra's shows in clubs and concerts for well over a decade throughout the US and Canada

Video - Tom Dreesen Cracks Jokes To Photographers


American comedian Tom Dreesen arriving at The Late Show in New York. As he stands for photos in the rain, Tom cracks a few jokes, to the delight of the photographers.

Tom rose to fame as one half of the first biracial comedy duo in the USA in the 1970's, with black comedian Tim Reid. Tom released an album in 1989 called That White Boy's Crazy, which was a recording of a stand up show which he performed to a black audience. He hosts an annual golf tournament called the Tom Dreesen Celebrity Classic
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Trouble With The Curve - Trailer Trailer

Trouble With The Curve - Trailer Trailer

Gus Lobel is one of the most formidable baseball talent scouts around, however his age...

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