Fever Pitch may not have stolen any bases from critics, but the 2005 film certainly wasn't lacking in the Mac love. The film features Drew Barrymore as a young woman that falls in love with a man, played by SNL alum Jimmy Fallon, who happens to be obsessed with the Boston Red Sox. She tries to work with him - even toting her PowerBook to Fenway Park and working in the stands.
Besides the fact that I think there's no place for laptops at the ball park - you need a hot dog, beer and one of those puffy hand pointers, am I right? - wifi at sports stadiums is a given these days. As a matter of fact, my dad has been trying to convert me to the world of being a Giants' fanatic by reminding me I can "be on my computer the whole game." Maybe Drew had the right idea... For a gallery of geeky Fever Pitch photos and a filming glitch, just read more
Fever Pitch Tech Glitch: The film incorrectly shows Lindsey's dash across the field on TV - she is shown from a handheld camera that must be "on" the field. There would be no such TV camera on the field during a game, only after the game has ended.