The Perfect Game

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By on July 27, 2009

Category: 16
All Genres: Drama, Family, Sport
Release Year: 2008
Country: USA
Runtime:
Rating: (0)
Languages: English
Director: William Dear
Sound: SDDS, DTS, Dolby Digital
Taglines:

  • Dream for the fences.

  • Writing by: W. William Winokur – (written by)
    W. William Winokur – (book)

    Produced by: Paul M. Brooks – co-executive producer
    Vidal Cantu – co-executive producer
    Daniel de Liege – producer
    Adolfo Franco – co-executive producer
    Michael O. Gallant – line producer
    Chris Howard – co-executive producer
    Rudy Joffroy – line producer: Mexico Unit
    Blake Koch – associate producer
    Mark W. Koch – producer
    Terence Richards – co-executive producer
    Peter Roach – co-executive producer
    David Salzberg – producer
    Christian Tureaud – producer
    Jim Van Eerden – executive producer
    W. William Winokur – producer

    Cast: Clifton Collins Jr. – Cesar
    Cheech Marin – Padre Estaban
    Moises Arias – Mario
    Jake T. Austin – Angel Macias
    Gabriel Morales – Ricardo Trevino
    Ryan Ochoa – Norberto
    Carlos Padilla – Baltazar
    Jansen Panettiere – Enrique
    Mario Quinonez Jr. – Gerado
    Anthony Quinonez – Fidel
    Alfredo Rodríguez – Pepe

    Music: Bill Conti
    Official Website: Visit Website


    Plot Outline: Based on a true story, a group of boys from Monterrey, Mexico who become the first non-U.S. team to win the Little League World Series.
    Plot: Based on a true story. In 1957 a rag-tag, shoeless, poor group of kids from Monterrey, Mexico shocked the world by winning 13 games in a row and the Little League World Series in the only perfect game ever pitched in the Championship. These kids, led by their priest and a down-and-out former major leaguer embark on a journey through the southern US and up into Williamsport, PA for the Championship game. They encountered many adversities including nearly being deported and the bigotry that wouldn't allow them into certain restaurants or travel on certain buses. They never lost their faith and eventually captured the hearts of both nations. This is a heart-warming inspirational story in the tradition of “Rudy”, “Hoosiers”, “Coach Carter” or “Friday Night Lights”.

    Movie Quotes: Jane: Once I slipped and straddled the balance beam so hard my cooter went up in my throat.


    Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
    All lowercase “i”s in the closing credits are dotted with hearts.

    Goofs: We know about 1 goofs. Here comes one of them:
    Crew or equipment visible: In the scene when Leo finds the goldfish in the shower, you can see the gaffer Jan K

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