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The Pride of St. Louis (1952)

Unrated  |   |  Biography, Drama, Sport  |  20 October 1952 (UK)
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The story of Jerome "Dizzy" Dean, a major-league baseball pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs in the 1930s and 1940s.

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Jerome Hanna 'Dizzy' Dean
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Patricia Nash Dean
Richard Hylton ...
Johnny Kendall
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Paul Dean
Hugh Sanders ...
Horst
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Moose
Leo Cleary ...
Houston Mgr. Ed Monroe (as Leo T. Cleary)
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The story of Jerome "Dizzy" Dean, a major-league baseball pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs in the 1930s and 1940s.

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The Story of Dizzy Dean! See more »

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Biography | Drama | Sport

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20 October 1952 (UK)  »

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When Dizzy is pitching for the Cubs in the World Series, the Wrigley Field scoreboard behind him shows a full schedule of other games being played at the same time. See more »

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Roscoe: Can Dizzy come out and play?
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Stompin' at the Savoy
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Music by Edgar M. Sampson, aslo co-credited to Benny Goodman and Chick Webb,
Played at the tavern when Dean orders whiskey
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This biography of the famous Hall of Fame pitcher, Dizzy Dean is entertaining in spots but is still an average baseball flick.
5 November 1998 | by (Brea, Ca. USA) – See all my reviews

Dan Dailey is a bright spot in this otherwise run of the mill baseball movie that could have been so much better. Like most films that deal with baseball, you don't get the idea that you are seeing anything close to realistic play on the field. If you love baseball as I do, try Pride of the Yankees, with Gary Cooper. In it many of the Yankee players actually were seen on the filed including the great Babe Ruth.


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