Traces the career of Babe Ruth from his days as a youngster in an orphanage to his last days as a manager. Includes such moments as the famous predicted home run and the promise to little Johnny. Written by
There Was Only One.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for rude language, some sexual situations, and for a scene of pre-teen alcohol/tobacco consumption
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Both Beep Iams
and Brendan Hutt
are misbilled as Boys from St. Mary's. They were in fact, Boys in the Stands at Fenway Park, although their scene was cut in pre-production. See more
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Diga Diga Doo
Written by Dorothy Fields
and Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Orbert Davis
and the Speakeasys See more