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Fear Strikes Out (2003)


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Published: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2003]
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition:  Widescreen version (16x9)
Description:  1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0792186842, 9780792186847,
Language:  English

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956

Based on a story by James A. Piersall and Albert S. Hirshberg

Anthony Perkins, Karl Malden, Norma Moore, Adam Williams, Perry Wilson, Peter J. Votrian

When the record books closed on Boston Red Sox outfielder Jimmy Piersall's career, it showed 17 seasons in the major leagues and an impressive lifetime batting average of .272. But before all that, Piersall faced a foe much tougher: mental illness. Based on the true story

MPAA rating: Not rated

DVD, Dolby digital mono, NTSC, Region 1 encoding

English or French language soundtracks with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English

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Additional Credits:
Mulligan, Robert, 1925-2008.
Pakula, Alan J., 1928-1998.
Berkman, Ted.
Blau, Raphael David, 1912-1996.
Perkins, Anthony, 1932-1992.
Malden, Karl.
Moore, Norma, 1935-
Williams, Adam, 1929-
Head, Edith.
Piersall, Jimmy.
Hirshberg, Al, 1909-1973.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.

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