The Great American Pastime

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Sports

This comedic look at Little League baseball and its effects on both youngsters and adults predates THE BAD NEWS BEARS by nearly 20 years. Bruce Hallerton (Tom Ewell), a young attorney, agrees to manage a baseball team to get closer to his son, but soon this endeavor turns into a nightmare, as parents begin pressuring him to give their kids the top spots...read more

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Cast

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Nathaniel Benchley
Producer (1 Credit)
Henry Berman
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Arthur E. Arling
Editor (1 Credit)
Gene Ruggiero
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Jeff Alexander
Art Director (2 Credits)
Randall Duell
William A. Horning
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Edward G. Boyle
Edwin B. Willis
Special Effects (1 Credit)
A. Arnold Gillespie
Make Up (1 Credit)
William Tuttle

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