The Washington Times-Herald

April 11, 2014

Movie preview: “Draft Day”


Rated: PG-13 for brief strong language and sexual references

Running time: 1 hr 50 min

Cast: Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary, Ellen Burstyn, Frank Langella

Plot: On the day of the NFL draft, a general manager has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must quickly decide what he’s willing to sacrifice in pursuit of perfection as the lines between his personal and professional life become blurred on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with dreams of playing pro football.