Tag Archives: baseball

Love Finds You in Sugarcreek (2014) Rated TV-PG

A baseball player and his son are lost in America and find themselves in Amish country. Their truck has broken down, so three Amish ladies hire him to do work around the house. This sparks the interest of the local … Continue reading

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Top Films of 2020

This is a list of films that I watched for the first time this year. Out of all the films I watched this year, these are the top ones.  The Little Mermaid (2018) Rated PG A young reporter and his niece … Continue reading

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Baseball (1994) Rated TV-PG

Ken Burns’ documentary on the history of Baseball through the years. Starring John Chancellor, Daniel Okrent, and Ossie Davis. Ken Burns really researches his topics for documentaries. This series is no exception. We begin with the legend that started it … Continue reading

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Back in the Game (ABC) Rated TV-PG

A recently divorced mother moves back in with her father, a former baseball player, to help raise her son. Starring James Caan, Maggie Lawson, and Benjamin Koldyke. This is one of those shows that has nothing much going for it. It’s … Continue reading

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The Peanuts Movie (2015) G

Charlie Brown feels he must become a winner in order to garner the affection of the new “little red-haired girl” in his class, while Snoopy embarks on an epic, romantic adventure against the Red Baron. I admit I was wary … Continue reading

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The Benchwarmers (2006) Rated PG-13

To make up for their missed opportunity as kids, three grown guys create a baseball team and compete against children. Starring Rob Schneider, David Spade, Jon Heder, Jon Lovitz, Craig Kilborn, Molly Sims, Tim Meadows. I’m usually not a fan … Continue reading

Posted in 2006, Comedy, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated PG-13, reviews, Romance, Sport | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Where Hope Grows (2014) Rated PG-13

A baseball player, whose life is on the outs, meets a young grocery store stocker with Down syndrome and his life is reawaken. Starring Kristoffer Polaha, David DeSanctis, McKaley Miller, Danica McKellar, Brooke Burns, Kerr Smith This film tried to … Continue reading

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Eight Men Out (1988) Rated PG

A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series. Starring John Cusack, Clifton James, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd, Charlie Sheen, David Strathairn, D.B. Sweeney -IMDB This film … Continue reading

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Moneyball (2011)

Rated PG-13 Based on the true story of Billy Beane, the general manager of the Oakland A’s. Beane used unusual method’s to turn the A’s into a great team. Starring Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright Moneyball is a … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)

Rated NR I few weeks ago I rebloged the shortlibrarian’s review of this film.  She loved it; I enjoyed it. I enjoyed the Japanese anime, I enjoyed the storyline, but I had a hard time after the story. Things seemed to be … Continue reading

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