Things turn when Ben Wrightman meets workaholic addicts Lindsay Mix. Both find work is still fun as they get there, but when it's summer, Lindsay was stuck in the middle of her relationship. Perhaps that relationship turns into a special path with Ben and his passion for the Boston Red Sox cannon.
Stripped of almost all the brothers' usual crudeness, Fever Pitch proves what we've suspected all along: That beneath the gross-out gags and freak-show humor, Peter and Bobby Farrelly are just a couple of lovable romantics.
Barrymore has rarely been so bright and effortlessly charming, but it's all lost on Fallon, who often resembles one of those unfortunate SNL guests who freeze up on live TV, completely out of their element.
...tries to deal with the messy process of nurturing a proper adult relationship rather than simply shoehorning two lovers into a predictable set of catastrophic circumstances until they finally succumb to one another.