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Angels in the Outfield (1994)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Family, Fantasy  |  15 July 1994 (USA)
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When a boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant, angels are assigned to make that possible.


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Roger who has lost his mother is living separated from his father. As he and his friend J.P. are one of the biggest fans of the Los Angeles baseball team he has got only two dreams: Living together with a real family and let LA win the championship. As he is praying for these two things to happen some angels show up in order to help him - but he is the only one to see them and believe in them. Fortunately the coach of the baseball team sees his abilities and so LA has a run to the finals... Written by Volker Boehm

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Rated PG for mild language | See all certifications »

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15 July 1994 (USA)  »

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$24,000,000 (estimated)


$50,236,831 (USA)

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Did You Know?


One of two Disney family comedy sports films that features Jay O. Sanders as an antagonist. The other being The Big Green (1995) one year later. See more »


Just prior to the final game, a lady in the stands is shown with an Angels baseball cap, wings, and an angel costume on. Just seconds after, she is shown walking into the stands. See more »


[first lines]
JP: Roger, do you believe in heaven?
Roger Bomman: I guess. That's where they said my mom went.
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Followed by Angels in the Infield (2000) See more »


Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Written Jack Norworth and Albert von Tilzer
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Sometimes you can forget how enjoyable a film is if you don't watch it enough.
21 February 2005 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

That was definitely the case with Angels in the Outfield. It was on TV last night and I believe I hadn't seen the film since my sophomore year in high school and I'm now in my 4th year of college. Although the film has many flaws, it is just so touching that you can't help but sit down, watch it, and enjoy yourself. It is also hilarious. Danny Glover's ranting is just so over the top that you can't help but laugh out loud at him at most time. It adds to the film and I'm sure it's exactly what the director wanted. You actually feel for the characters in the film even though the development isn't the best. A must see. I highly recommend.


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