Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant. Written by
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The Picture That Cops the Pennant for Great Entertainment!
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Did You Know?
Tab Hunter was the only cast member who was not in the original stage production. According to his autobiography, when filming a particular scene, he suggested doing it in a way that differed from director George Abbott's ideas. When Hunter asked, "Can we just try it?" Abbott apparently said, "No, that's not the way we did it in the stage version!" See more
When Joe appears in his first game as a pinch-hitter, he hits a home run on an 0-1 pitch. As he rounds the bases, he is met at home by a few teammates. While shaking their hands, he clearly misses touching home plate. See more
What happens after I stop being a baseball player? Then where would I be?
Well now, of course that's fairly well known.
Yes, but I have...
After all, there's nothing unusual about it. How do you suppose some of these politicians around town got started? And parking lot owners?
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Six Months out of Every Year
Music by Richard Adler
Lyrics by Jerry Ross
Performed by Shannon Bolin
, Robert Shafer
, and chorus See more