Advertisement

The Pride of the Yankees

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

The Pride of the Yankees
type
  • Movie
mpaa
runtime
  • 128 minutes
director

Comments