Like Mike is a 2002 American sports comedy film directed by John Schultz and written by Michael Elliot and Jordan Moffet. Starring Lil' Bow Wow, Morris Chestnut, Jonathan Lipnicki, Robert Forster, Crispin Glover and Eugene Levy, the film follows an orphan who gets basketball talents after finding a pair of Michael Jordan's shoes.
Calvin Cambridge and his two best friends, Murph and Reg Stevens, live in an orphanage. Murph is the youngest of the trio, and has a very close bond with Calvin. At night they all have to sell chocolate for the troublesome orphanage director, Stan Bittleman, after each home game of the NBA team, the Los Angeles Knights.
|author||Jordan Moffet Michael Elliot|
|editor||John Pace Peter Berger|
|keywords||adopt basketball game best friend end game lightning bolt los angeles lose michael jordan minnesota timberwolves nba one on one orphanage power line regular season san antonio spurs standing ovation thrift store toronto raptors trouble vince carter win|
|producer||Barry Josephson Peter Heller|
|productionCompany||20th Century Fox Heller Highwater Productions Josephson Entertainment NBA Entertainment|
|publisher||20th Century Fox|
|theme||children's comedy fantasy-comedy sports comedy|