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The rookie

Author: Mark CiardiGordon GrayMark JohnsonMike RichJohn Lee HancockAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : Distributed by Videovan Entertainment, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a shoulder injury ended his minor league pitching career twelve years ago, Jim Morris resorted to the next best thing: coaching. But Jim's team, knowing their coach is a great ball player, makes a deal with him: if they win the district championship, they want Jim to try out for a major-league organization. Going from worst to first, the team makes it to state, and Jim is forced to live up to his end of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Jim Morris; Jim Morris
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Ciardi; Gordon Gray; Mark Johnson; Mike Rich; John Lee Hancock; Dennis Quaid; Rachel Griffiths; Jay Hernandez; Brian Cox; Beth Grant; Angus T Jones; Rick Gonzalez; John Schwartzman; Eric L Beason; Carter Burwell; 98 MPH Productions.; Gran Via Productions.; Walt Disney Pictures.; Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm); Videovan Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 60568079
Language Note: In English with subtitles in Mandarin or Thai.
Notes: Inspired by the real-life rookie, Jim Morris.
Special features: Audio commentary by Dennis Quaid and directed John Lee Hancock; "The inspirational story of Jim Morris"; Spring training: tips from the pros; deleted scenes introduced by the director.
Credits: Director, John Lee Hancock ; writer, Mike Rich ; producers, Gordon Gray, Mark Ciardi, Mark Johnson.
Cast: Dennis Quaid, Rachel Griffiths, Jay Hernandez, Brian Cox, Beth Grant, Angus T. Jones, Rick Gonzalez, Chad Lindberg, Angelo Spizzirri.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: G.
Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD 9, dual layer single sided disc.
Responsibility: Walt Disney Pictures.

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When a shoulder injury ended his minor league pitching career twelve years ago, Jim Morris resorted to the next best thing: coaching. But Jim's team, knowing their coach is a great ball player, makes a deal with him: if they win the district championship, they want Jim to try out for a major-league organization. Going from worst to first, the team makes it to state, and Jim is forced to live up to his end of the deal. While there prove to be a lot of pitches to be thrown before he makes it off the mound, big-league dreams are revived, and there's no telling where he could go.

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