Hot Trailer: Jon Hamm In ‘Million Dollar Arm’

With his career as a sports agent circling the drain, JB Bernstein (Jon Hamm) swings for the fences: He heads to India in the hope of finding a cricket player who can pitch in the major leagues. There he finds a pair of 18-year-olds (Madhur Mittal and Suraj Sharma) who have never left their villages and brings them to the U.S. for training. Culture shock and family-type bonding ensue. Lake Bell, Alan Arkin, Aasif Mandvi and Bill Paxton co-star in director Craig Gillespie’s Million Dollar Arm. Written by Tom McCarthy, the Disney pic opens May 16, when Major League Baseball — and the summer movie season — will be in full swing. Here’s the pitch:

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