A Homerun For Love

A Homerun For Love
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Charles Lampkin Actor Davy Henderson 1 1000001
Ronnie Scribner Actor Sammy Greene 1 1000002
Edie McClurg Actor Esther Greene 1 1000003
Niva Ruschell Actor Sara Greene 1 1000004
Anne Gee Byrd Actor Henrietta Barnes 1 1000005
J Jay Saunders Actor Elliott Barnes 1 1000006
John LaFayette Actor Jackie Robinson 1 1000007
Lew Saunders Actor Doctor 1 1000008
Lois Hall Actor Nurse 1 1000009
Anne Ramsey Actor Nurse 1 1000010
Red Barber Actor Dodgers Announcer 1 1000011
Martin Tahse Producer n/a 3 3000001
Fred W Bennett Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
Arthur Heinemann Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Barbara Cohen Source Material (from novel) ("Thank You, Jackie Robinson") 120793 4000002
Glenn Paxton Music n/a 120781 8000001
An "ABC Afterschool Specials" presentation about a lonely boy who meets an elderly black man, and the two, both avid Brooklyn Dodgers fans, become close friends. The program, set in 1947, is filmed in black and white to recapture the feeling of the era.