- Status: Completed
- Score: 7/10
- Director: Craig Gillespie
- Country: USA
- Year: 2014
- Duration: 124 min
- Genres: Biography,Drama,Sport,
A sports agent stages an unconventional recruitment strategy to get talented Indian cricket players to play Major League Baseball.
In 2008, J. B. Bernstein is a sports agent who finds his business being seriously outplayed by his deep-pocketed competitors. Inspired by reality shows and Indian cricket games on TV, Bernstein gets the bold idea of finding cricket players in India and training them to become pro baseball players in America. After a long search, Bernstein finds two talented, but non-cricket playing, youths, Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel. Together, Berthstein takes his prospects to Los Angeles where they find mastering a new sport in a foreign land a daunting challenge. As these boys struggle amid an alien culture, Bernstein must find a way to make their dream come true. In doing, Bernstein finds a deeper humanity to his work with growing friendships he never expected to have.
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