Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

Synopsis: White Goodman (Ben Stiller) is the owner and founder of Globo Gym, and would love nothing more than owning Average Joe's Gymnasium. Peter LaFleur (Vince Vaughn) doesn't want to lose his gym to Goodman, but can't find a way to get $50,000 in time. Peter and his gang of gym buddies think of ways to raise money, finally settling on winning a dodge ball tournament. White Goodman retaliates by creating his own dodge ball team to finish off Peter. Peter's team doesn't do too well, until legendary ADAA champ Patches O'Houlihan (Rip Torn) turns up ready to train them.
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Production: 20th Century Fox
  2 wins & 9 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
92 min

a cheerleader to prove you are not a loser?

Yeah. Why?

Nothing. High school's

changed a bit since I was a kid.

Plus, all anyone ever remembers is

what happened at last year's tryouts.

I'm the laughing stock of the school.

I'm sure it's not that big of a deal.

What happened at last year's tryouts?

Justin Redmond. Ready and super-psyched.

- Hey, Amber.

- Hi, Justin. Good luck.

Good luck to you, making yourjudgments.

And from the girls' line,

we need girl number

Toss to hands, liberty and cradle out, OK?

I'm not wearing any panties.

Ready? One, two.

Liberty, ready?

- Dude.

- Can he breathe?

- Wow.

- Yeah.

- It was the worst.

- Don't worry about this Amber situation.

- It'll all work itself out in the end.

- Thanks, Pete.

You'll laugh at this one day.

I'm laughing.

Go at your own pace.

That's what it's there for.

- Who goes there?

- It's me. It's Peter.

'Tis about the matter of payment

for me membership.

Steve be a touch short this month.

That's all right.

Just pay me when you get the money.

The dread pirate Steve be in no man's debt.

I'll make a barter with you.

In exchange for your kindness,

I'll be splitting me buried treasure with you.

Once I find it, that be.

I'm flattered by the gesture, but

a couple of bucks here and there will be fine.

Thanks, Peter.

- I'll be on the StairMaster.

- OK, Steve.

- Next time, maybe just say "hello".

- Gar.


It's not my birthday till next month,

but terrific.

I'm so sorry. Hi.

I'm Katherine Veatch with Hawthorne Stone.

- Your bank?

- Right. My bank.

- You are very attractive for a banker.

- Thank you. I'm not a banker, I'm a lawyer.

Really? What kind of law

are you involved in, pretty eyes?

Sexual harassment, mostly.

But I also handle real estate and tax law,

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Rawson Marshall Thurber

Rawson Marshall Thurber (born February 9, 1975) is an American director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. He is best known for directing the films DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story (2004), We're the Millers (2013), Central Intelligence (2016), and Skyscraper (2018). more…

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