FilmDistrict is gearing up for the holiday season with “Playing For Keeps.” The film, starring Uma Thurman, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Judy Greer, Dennis Quaid and Gerard Butler, is a romantic comedy that follows a former soccer star who goes back home to put his life back in order.
If you’re ready to get your romantic comedy-watching on during the holidays, see these new clips from the film to get yourself in the mood. “Playing For Keeps” comes to theaters December 7, just in time for the festive season.
Here’s the official synopsis of the film:
“Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Uma Thurman, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Dennis Quaid star in ‘Playing For Keeps,’ a romantic comedy about a charming, down-on-his luck former soccer star (Butler) who returns home to put his life back together. Looking for a way to rebuild his relationship with his son, he gets roped into coaching the boy’s soccer team. But his attempts to finally become an “adult” are met with hilarious challenges from the attractive ‘soccer moms’ who pursue him at every turn. ‘Playing For Keeps’ is directed by Gabriele Muccino, the director of ‘The Pursuit of Happyness.'”
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