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42 (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 04/11/2013
In 1946, Branch Rickey put himself at the forefront of history when he signed Jackie Robinson to the legendary Brooklyn Dodgers, breaking Major League Baseball's infamous color line. But the deal also put both Robinson and Rickey in the firing line of the public, the press and even other players. Facing unabashed racism from every side, Robinson was forced to demonstrate tremendous courage and...
Winning Team

The Winning Team (1952)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/27/1952
Million Dollar Arm

Million Dollar Arm (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
In a last ditch effort to save his career as a sports agent, JB Bernstein concocts a scheme to find baseball's next great pitching ace. Hoping to find a young cricket pitcher he can turn into a major league baseball star, JB travels to India to produce a reality show competition called "Million Dollar Arm." With the help of a cantankerous but eagle-eyed retired baseball scout he discovers Dinesh...
Chasing 3000

Chasing 3000 (2010)

Rated: None Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 08/26/2010
The true story of two brothers that drive cross-country to see their hero, baseball great Roberto Clemente, get his 3,000th hit in 1972.
Everyone's Hero

Everyone's Hero (2006)

Rated: G Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 09/14/2006
A young boy finds himself at an extraordinary crossroads: He has a chance to be a hero--and make a difference against incredible odds--or he can play it safe. With faith in himself instilled by his family, he teams up with a sassy young girl and some off-the-wall sidekicks and embarks on a sometimes perilous, often funny, cross-country quest. In the process, he restores his family's honor...
Rookie of the Year

Rookie of the Year (1993)

Rated: PG Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 07/06/1993
A 12-year-old boy, desperate to impress his baseball coach, winds up breaking his arm. Once he recovers, he has the ability to throw the ball 100 miles an hour and goes on to pitch for the Chicago Cubs in the World Series.
Little Big League

Little Big League (1994)

Rated: PG Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 06/28/1994
Billy Heywood, a twelve-year-old baseball fan, has just inherited the Minnesota Twins from his grandfather. As the new owner and manager, the first since the days of the Philadelphia Athletics, it's up to Billy to pull the team out of its slump, negotiate with some very large egos and somehow get the Twins into the playoffs. Despite the pressure, Billy executes the smartest strategy in the...
Angels in the Outfield

Angels in the Outfield (1994)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 07/12/1994
A foster child believes that his luck will change if his beloved California Angels can win the pennant. Meanwhile, the last-place team's manager is trying to turn the club around and save his job. He gets help from an angel named Al who miraculously leads the club to the playoffs.
For Love of the Game

For Love of the Game (1999)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 09/16/1999
It's the last day of baseball season at Yankee Stadium and 56,000 fans are wondering if 40-year-old Detroit Tiger pitcher, Billy Chapel, will complete what has been eight innings of a perfect game. But Billy has more than baseball on his mind today. Questions surrounding his life and career don't go down as easily as the eight innings of batters who've approached home plate. Does he end his...
Mr. Baseball

Mr. Baseball (1992)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 10/01/1992
A former World Series MVP is traded to a Japanese baseball team.
Benchwarmers

The Benchwarmers (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 04/06/2006
Gus, Richie and Clark are three underdogs who spent a great deal of time on the bench when they were kids. Now, they're getting a second chance. Mel is a local billionaire whose son Nelson is always being intimidated by the other kids. One day, Gus and Clark rescue Nelson from a bunch of bullies on the baseball field. When Max tells his father about the incident, Mel makes Gus, Clark and Richie a...

Juarez 9 (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
Chicken Little

Chicken Little (2005)

Rated: G Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 11/03/2005
It's one year after the "unfortunate acorn incident" when Chicken Little caused big-time havoc in his hometown of Oakey Oaks by proclaiming that the sky was falling after being conked on the head by what appeared to be an acorn. Down but not out, the plucky chicken joins the local baseball team in the hopes of reviving his reputation and winning the respect of his father, Buck Cluck. When he leads...
Fever Pitch

Fever Pitch (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 04/07/2005
High-school teacher Ben Wrightman is a good catch. He's charming, funny and great with kids. When he meets Lindsey Meeks, an ambitious business consultant whose spirit is as luminous as her beauty, their attraction is immediate. Sure, they have their differences. She's a workaholic; he loves his summers off. He lives and breathes the Red Sox; she doesn't know Carl Yastrzemski from Johnny Damon...
Perfect Game

The Perfect Game (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 04/15/2010
Living amidst the gritty poverty of 1957 Monterrey, Mexico, a rag-tag group of boys from the wrong side of the tracks discovers the joy of sandlot baseball under the guidance of Cesar, an aspiring Major League Coach thwarted by discrimination. Armed with the dream of playing a real Little League game, the young players defy a total lack of resources, disapproving parents, and widespread prejudice...
Cobb

Cobb (1994)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 12/01/1994
Thirty-five years past the prime of his legendary career, Ty Cobb summons Al Stump, the most successful freelance sports journalist of his era, to help him write his autobiography. As they travel together to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Stump dodges Cobb's drunkenly aimed bullets and withering verbal assaults and learns more than he ever wanted to know about Cobb--not only of his greatness, but of...
Stealing Home

Stealing Home (1988)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 08/25/1988
An aging baseball player returns to his home town after the suicide of a childhood friend.
Trouble with the Curve

Trouble with the Curve (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 09/20/2012
Gus Lobel has been one of the best scouts in baseball for decades, but despite his efforts to hide it, age is starting to catch up with him. Nevertheless, Gus - who can tell a pitch just by the crack of the bat - refuses to be benched for what could be the final innings of his career. He may not have a choice. The front office of the Atlanta Braves is starting to question his judgment, especially...
Slugger's Wife

The Slugger's Wife (1985)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/28/1985
When baseball player Darryl Palmer falls in love with a singer named Debby, he repeatedly asks her out and each time he fails to get a date, his performance in his next game suffers. Eventually, Darryl and Debby do become a couple, his average goes up, and they get married. But Debby finds herself bored with marriage and baseball, and leaves to pursue her singing career. In response to the breakup...
Natural

The Natural (1984)

Rated: PG Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 04/30/1984
A once promising young baseball player returns to the mainstage fifteen years later in an attempt to restart his career after battling the demons of his past. But, it is the choices he makes with the women in his life that could lead to his downfall again.
Bad News Bears

The Bad News Bears (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 07/21/2005
Grizzled former professional baseball player Morris Buttermaker is bribed by a straitlaced lawyer to coach the Bears, a woefully inept youth baseball team. Buttermaker's got to find a way to drive this gang of 12 misfits to a championship against their hated rivals: the Yankees and their overbearing coach.
Moneyball

Moneyball (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 133 minutes Release date: 09/22/2011
Based on the true story of Billy Beane - once a would-be baseball superstar who, stung by the failure to live up to expectations on the field, turned his fiercely competitive nature to management. Heading into the 2002 season, Billy faces a dismal situation: his small-market Oakland A's have lost their star players (again) to big market clubs (and their enormous salaries) and is left to rebuild...
Rookie

The Rookie (2002)

Rated: G Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 03/28/2002
Jim Morris never made it out of the minor leagues before a shoulder injury ended his pitching career twelve years ago. Now a married-with-children high-school chemistry teacher and baseball coach in Texas, Jim's team makes a deal with him: if they win the district championship, Jim will try out with a major-league organization. The bet proves incentive enough for the team, and they go from worst...
Broken Hearts Club

The Broken Hearts Club (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 09/28/2000
In the shaded palms of contemporary West Hollywood, a group of gay men try their best to find happiness, security, and above all, a good man. They include: Dennis a promising photographer preparing to celebrate his 28th birthday; Benji, the punk with a penchant for gym bodies; Howie, the graduate student who thinks too much and lives too little; Cole, the charismatic actor who keeps "accidentally"...
Believe In Me

Believe In Me (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 03/08/2007
In early 1960's Oklahoma, a time of economic distress and small town politics, high-school sports are an integral part of the town's fabric and pride. But girls' sports are an afterthought and warrant little or no attention. Clay Driscoll, a young coach with big dreams, is hired by the local superintendent to coach boy's basketball. Clay immediately finds himself head-to-head with Ellis Brawley...