The Benchwarmers

2006 film by Dennis Dugan

The Benchwarmers is a 2006 American sports-comedy movie. It was directed by Dennis Dugan and was produced by Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo. The Benchwarmers was released on April 7, 2006.

The Benchwarmers
Directed byDennis Dugan
Produced byAdam Sandler
Jack Giarraputo
Written byAllen Covert
Nick Swardson
StarringRob Schneider
David Spade
Jon Heder
Jon Lovitz
Nick Swardson
Music byWaddy Wachtel
CinematographyThomas Ackerman
Edited byPeck Prior
Sandy Solowitz
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
April 7, 2006
Running time
85 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$33 million[1]
Box office$64,957,291[1]


The movie gained negative reviews from critics and holds a 11% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[2] Schneider was nominated for a Razzie Award for Worst Actor.[3]



  1. 1.0 1.1 "The Benchwarmers". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2015-2-28. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "The Benchwarmers". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2015-2-28. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "The Benchwarmers - Awards". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2015-2-28. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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