Jackie Robinson’s ’42’ and Some of Our Favorite Baseball Movies

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bill-swift - January 15, 2013

Baseball is widely considered America's pastime, much like apple pie (not American) or stealing land (so American). So it should come as no surprise that there are plenty of baseball movies in the archives of cinema. And for the most part, Hollywood has done a pretty good job on this sport, mixing true tales with fictionalized stories, and comedy with drama.

With the new trailer release of  '42: The True Story of an American Legend,' we decided to rekindle this love affair, by taking a look back on some of The Best Baseball Movies of the Past Few Decades:

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