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1996 live-action and animated film
|Released||15 November 1996 (26 years, 10 months ago)|
|Genre||fictional crossover, children's film, comedy film, fantasy film and sports film|
|Composer||James Newton Howard|
|Production company||Northern Lights Entertainment|
|Country of origin||United States of America|
|Producer||Ivan Reitman, Joe Medjuck and Daniel Goldberg|
About Space Jam
In 1996, the world was introduced to a cinematic masterpiece that combined two of the biggest cultural phenomena of the time: basketball and Looney Tunes. "Space Jam" starred Michael Jordan as himself, teaming up with Bugs Bunny and the rest of the Looney Tunes gang to defeat a group of aliens in a high-stakes basketball game.
Directed by Joe Pytka and produced by Ivan Reitman, "Space Jam" was a box office success, grossing over $230 million worldwide. The film's soundtrack, featuring the hit single "I Believe I Can Fly" by R. Kelly, also topped the charts and won a Grammy Award.
While some critics dismissed "Space Jam" as a shameless commercial ploy, others praised its humor and nostalgic appeal. Roger Ebert gave the film three out of four stars, writing, "It's a happy marriage of good ideas - three films for the price of one, giving us a comic treatment of the career adventures of Michael Jordan, crossed with a Looney Tunes cartoon and some showbiz warfare."
"Space Jam" has since become a beloved classic, inspiring merchandise, a video game, and even a sequel, "Space Jam: A New Legacy," released in 2021. Despite mixed reviews for the sequel, the original "Space Jam" remains a cultural touchstone, reminding us of a simpler time when basketball and cartoons ruled the world.
Ebert, Roger. "Space Jam." RogerEbert.com, 15 November 1996, https://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/space-jam-1996.
"Space Jam (1996)." Box Office Mojo, https://www.boxofficemojo.com/title/tt0117705/.
"Space Jam (soundtrack)." Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_Jam_(soundtrack).
Cast and crew
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Serbian basketball player
American voice actress
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American football player and sportscaster
American basketball coach
Brad William Henke
American actor and football player
Penny Bae Bridges
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