Scotty Smalls moves to a new neighborhood with his mom and stepdad, and wants to learn to play baseball. The neighborhood baseball guru Rodriquez takes Smalls under his wing, and soon he's part of the local baseball buddies. They fall into adventures involving baseball, treehouse sleep-ins, the desirous lifeguard at the local pool, the snooty rival ball team, and the travelling fair. Beyond the fence at the back of the sandlot menaces a legendary ball-eating dog called The Beast, and the kids inevitably must deal with him. Written by
Ed Sutton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A piece of paradise a half block wide and a whole summer long.
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Did You Know?
The Vincent Drug store that is seen when Smalls first goes to the "Sandlot" was also used five years earlier in Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
(1988) when Rachel and her friend take Jamie to pick out a costume. It was also used the next year in Halloween 5
(1989): The Revenge of Michael Myers in the scene where the Man in Black steps off a bus and makes his way through town. See more
The cakes that flies into the air when the beast is chasing Benny is obviously a different cake than the one that falls onto the chefs (at around 1h 84 mins). See more
Honey, I want you to make some friends this summer, lots of them.
Yeah, I know. But I'm not good at anything, mom. Face it, I'm just an egghead.
Written by Booker T. Jones
, Steve Cropper
, Lewie Steinberg
, Al Jackson Jr.
Performed by Booker T. Jones
(as Booker T) and the MG's See more