Since the first baseball movie (Little Sunset) in 1915, Hollywood has had an on-again, off-again affair with the sport, releasing more than 100 films through 2001. This is a filmography of those films. Each entry contains full cast and credits, a synopsis, and a critique of the movie. Behind-the-scenes and background information is included, and two sections cover baseball shorts and depictions of the game in non-baseball films. An extensive bibliography completes the work.... and Warren Hymer), star players of their prison baseball team, who escape to help a pal (Humphrey Bogart in his second film appearance) ... The Ai930 Up the River was directed by John Ford, whose only other association behind the camera with baseball was manifested in ... Inevitable it was indeed, with Redaas a bumbling radio sleuth known as aThe Foxaaattempting to elude a gang of criminals byanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Baseball Filmography, 1915 through 2001, 2d ed.|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2002-08-23|