Keyword: baseball

Winning Team

The Winning Team (1952)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/27/1952
42

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...
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.
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...
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...
How Do You Know

How Do You Know (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 12/16/2010
Lisa is a woman whose athletic ability is the defining passion of her life, having been her focus since early childhood. When she is cut from her team, everything she has ever known is suddenly taken from her. Not knowing what to do, she stumbles toward regular life. In this mode, she begins a fling with Matty, a major league baseball pitcher, a self-centered ladies man - a narcissist with a...
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...
Fan

The Fan (1996)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 08/15/1996
He is the one they look for when the Klieg lights blaze, the one whose picture hangs on the wall. His presence hits them like a drug. He is the light and the glory, a reason to live... even die. They are the untold millions whose adoration translates into magazine covers and multi-million contracts. They are the sea of faces rendered invisible by distance, blurred together by their sheer mass...
Mr. 3000

Mr. 3000 (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 09/16/2004
Ten years ago, Stan Ross was a ballplayer blessed with one of the sweetest swings--and one of the worst attitudes--in the league. A man with big talent, a bigger mouth and even bigger ego, he was clealy on his way to becoming a legend. The day he batted his 3,000th hit, assuring him an eventual place in the Hall of Fame, Ross instantly quit the fame, leaving his teammates in the lurch. Never...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
Signs

Signs (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 08/01/2002
A thriller set in Bucks County, Pennsylvania focusing on the mysterious appearance of a five-hundred-foot design of circles and lines carved into the crops of the family farm. Graham Hess is the family patriarch who is tested in his journey to find the truth behind the unfolding mystery.
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...
Open Road

The Open Road (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 08/27/2009
Minor leaguer Carlton Garrett takes an unexpected road trip to track down his estranged father, legendary baseball player Kyle Garrett when Carlton's mother becomes sick. Knowing his charming yet painfully immature dad's likelihood to disappoint, Carlton enlists his on-again-off-again girlfriend Lucy for emotional support. Once reunited, Carlton struggles to deal with the series of misadventures...
Dealin' With Idiots

Dealin' With Idiots (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 07/11/2013
Faced with the absurd competitiveness surrounding his son's youth league baseball team, Max Morris, a famous comedian, decides to get to know the colorful parents and coaches of the team better in an attempt to find the inspiration for his next movie.
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...
Black Irish

Black Irish (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 10/25/2007
Sixteen-year-old Cole McKay's struggle for independence is put to the test as his South Boston Irish-Catholic family implodes around him. Older brother Terry is descending into a life of drugs and crime, pregnant sister Kathleen is being sent away to cover the shame of unwed motherhood and Cole's father, Desmond, spends his days in a fog of alcohol and self-pity, silently torturing himself over...
Summer Catch

Summer Catch (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 08/23/2001
This summer couldn't be more crucial for Ryan Dunne, a blue-collar kid with aspirations to become a major league baseball player. Every summer, the hottest college ball players descend upon Cape Cod to pursue their baseball dreams during the day and blow off steam in town at night. The first local boy in years to earn a slot in the team, Ryan finally got his shot...but the temptations off-field...
Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out (1988)

Rated: PG Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 09/01/1988
Story of the how the Chicago White Sox conspired with gamblers to throw the 1919 World Series.
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...
Scout

The Scout (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 09/29/1994
A down-and-out professional baseball scout has a chance to make it back to the top with his latest discovery, a raw, young pitching talent.