Meet the Real-Life Friends Who Inspired ‘Tag’ Movie Starring Jon Hamm

The new movie ‘Tag,’ starring Jon Hamm, Ed Helms, Hannibal Buress and Jeremy Renner, follows a group of men who have been playing the titular game since they were teens. Believe it or not, the movie is based on a true story. The real-life “Tag Brothers” started playing during their high school years in Spokane, Wash. They made a contract back in 1990 that every February, they would take part in a cross country game of tag.