Jack "Deuce" Cooper (Matt LeBlanc) is a farm boy who arrives at an open tryout for the Santa Rosa Rockets minor league baseball team. He makes the team after blowing away the scouts with his 'rocket' arm as well as having a strong training camp. Deuce also befriends a chimpanzee, 'Ed,' after being told he is his new roommate/teammate. After they move into their apartment, Deuce develops a relationship with his neighbor, Lydia. Also, Ed becomes very close with her daughter, Elizabeth. Deuce's game really begins to take off as well as Ed's and the team becomes a league contender. Deuce's coach, Chubb, thinks Deuce can be an MLB starter if he keeps his head on straight. But after the owners sell Ed to make a buck, Deuce takes matters into his own hands and goes to find Ed only to see him being tortured by a pair of goons. Deuce saves Ed but Ed escapes and finds a truck of Frosted Bananas and doesn't realize he is stuck inside the trailer, which is ice cold. Ed ends up in the hospital from almost freezing to death before the final game of the season and Deuce questions his own ability to continue playing without his best friend. Deuce ends up playing and struggles right off the bat. But when Ed, Elizabeth and Lydia arrive at the game together, Deuce turns up the heat and the Rockets take the championship. Ed, Deuce, Lydia and Elizabeth then become a family and live happily ever after for good the movie ends seconds later.

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Ed (1996)

PG

Family/Sports/Comedy · 1h 34m · 3/15/1996

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Description

Jack "Deuce" Cooper (Matt LeBlanc) is a farm boy who arrives at an open tryout for the Santa Rosa Rockets minor league baseball team. He makes the team after blowing away the scouts with his 'rocket' arm as well as having a strong training camp. Deuce also befriends a chimpanzee, 'Ed,' after being told he is his new roommate/teammate. After they move into their apartment, Deuce develops a relationship with his neighbor, Lydia. Also, Ed becomes very close with her daughter, Elizabeth. Deuce's game really begins to take off as well as Ed's and the team becomes a league contender. Deuce's coach, Chubb, thinks Deuce can be an MLB starter if he keeps his head on straight. But after the owners sell Ed to make a buck, Deuce takes matters into his own hands and goes to find Ed only to see him being tortured by a pair of goons. Deuce saves Ed but Ed escapes and finds a truck of Frosted Bananas and doesn't realize he is stuck inside the trailer, which is ice cold. Ed ends up in the hospital from almost freezing to death before the final game of the season and Deuce questions his own ability to continue playing without his best friend. Deuce ends up playing and struggles right off the bat. But when Ed, Elizabeth and Lydia arrive at the game together, Deuce turns up the heat and the Rockets take the championship. Ed, Deuce, Lydia and Elizabeth then become a family and live happily ever after for good the movie ends seconds later.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Universal Studios

Budget

$24,000,000

Revenue

$6,288,000
Cast
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Matt LeBlanc

Jack 'Deuce' Cooper
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Gene Ross

Red
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Paul Hewitt

Bucky
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Sage Allen

Cooper's Mother
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Stan Ivar

Cooper's Father
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Jim O'Heir

Art
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Rick Johnson

Kurt 'Crush' Bunyon
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Valente Rodriguez

Jesus Rodriquez
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Jack Warden

Chubb
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Bill Cobbs

Tipton
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Leonard Kelly-Young

Customer (Joe)
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Jayne Brook

Lydia
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Patrick Kerr

Kirby
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Jim Caviezel

Dizzy Anderson
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Troy Evans

Bus Driver
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Jay Caputo

Ed Sullivan
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Denise Cheshire

Ed Sullivan
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Curt Kaplan

Randall 'Zonk' Cszonka
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Charlie Schlatter

Buddy
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Carl Anthony Payne II

Stats Jefferson
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Zack Ward

Dusty Richards (as Zacharias Ward)
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Michael McGlone

Oliver Barnett (as Mike McGlone)
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Doren Fein

Liz
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Richard Gant

Umpire, Sharks game
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Bill Capizzi

Farley
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Steve Eastin

Shark's Manager
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K.C. Corkery

Little Boy-Banana Toss
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Jaquita Ta'le

Little Girl (as Jaquita Green)
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Philip Bruns

Clarence
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Kenneth Zavayna

Peanut Man (as Ken Zavayna)
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Kevin Kraft

Shortstop
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Brad Hunt

Carnie
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Mark Casella

Security Guard
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Joe Bucaro III

Goon #1
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Noon Orsatti

Goon #2
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John-Clay Scott

Banana Truck Driver
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Jessica Pennington

Nurse Rosa Cays
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Tommy Lasorda

Himself
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Mitchell Ryan

Abe Woods
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Macka Foley

Umpire, Championship Game
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Michael Chieffo

Dr. Joseph Middleton
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Richard Atchley

Baseball Fan (uncredited)
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Ellsworth Hanna

Man Purchasing Ticket (uncredited)
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Jeanne Hanna

Ticket Booth Lady (uncredited)
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Helen Kelly

Woman in Ballpark (uncredited)
Crew
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Bill Couturié

Director
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Ken Richards

Writer
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Janus Cercone

Writer
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David M. Evans

Writer
Disc Releases
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Ed

(DVD)

3/12/2013

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ED

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

Ed

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

7/1/2003

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Ed

(DVD)

3/22/2011

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Ed

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/22/2011

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