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Michael Jordan: An American Hero (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama | Sport  -  18 April 1999 (USA)
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Deloris Jordan
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Buzz Peterson (as Christopher Jacobs)
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Curtis Age 12
Brenan T. Baird ...
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Leroy Age 15 (as Desi Arnes Hines II)
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Abel Broxton
Dari Gerard Smith ...
Michael Age 6 (as Dari G. Smith)
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Rated PG for mild thematic elements
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American Hero: The Michael Jordan Story  »

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When Michael Jordan returns to play for The Bulls as number 45, there is a shot of him making a slam dunk where the number on his shirt is 23, his old number. See more »

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I'm Glad You're Mine
Written by Rodney Saulsberry, Peter Jay Brown and Janet Cole Valdez
Performed by Rodney Saulsberry
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American Hero ?!
23 October 2002 | by (rather not say) – See all my reviews

The name pretty much butchers this (ahem) movie. Look, Michael Jordan is a great Basketball player & a legend to the NBA (let alone the Chicago Bulls). But he was never a soldier in a war or anything like that. So why would Fox Family intitle this (ahem) movie 'An American Hero'.

That Michael Jace character doesn't really look much like M.J.. But the rest of the movie should be at least worth watching. That is, if it's still on T.V. anymore now that the Fox Family channel is dead & gone.


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