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Branch Rickey (Character)
from 42 (2013)

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42 -- The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.
42 -- The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.

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Branch Rickey was also a Master Mason and was a brother in Tuscan Lodge #240 in Saint Louis... See more »

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  1. 42 (2013) Played by Harrison Ford
    ... aka "42: The Jackie Robinson Story" - USA (DVD box title)

  2. Soul of the Game (1996) (TV) Played by Edward Herrmann

  3. The Jackie Robinson Story (1950) Played by Minor Watson

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From 42 (2013)
Jackie Robinson: You want a player who doesn't have the guts to fight back?
Branch Rickey: No. No. I want a player who's got the guts not to fight back. People aren't gonna like this. They're gonna do anything to get you to react. Echo a curse with a curse and, uh, they'll hear only yours. Follow a blow with a blow and they'll say, "The Negro lost his temper." That "The Negro does not belong." Your enemy will be out in force...
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