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The Pride of the Yankees

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The Pride of the Yankees

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
128 minutes
performer:
Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright
director:
Sam Wood
author:
Jo Swerling
genre:
Drama

We gave it a C

It happens every spring: Just as the first crack of the bat awakens fans’ hopes, their favorite baseball classics reappear in special-edition DVDs.

The Pride of the Yankees (1942)
The Pitch One year after a bare-bones 65th Anniversary Edition, the schmaltzy bio of doomed New York Yankee Lou Gehrig (Gary Cooper) receives another Collector’s Edition.
Extra Innings The six boilerplate mini-docs all lack Gehrig’s actual ”luckiest man on the face of the earth” speech. There is, however, a cameo from Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling. Blasphemy! C

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