Frankie Humphrees has never known any life besides one of ballet and strict practice of her grandmother. When Frankie visits the local ballpark, she spots a sign stating that there are ... See full summary »

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Phoebe Harkness
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Ingrid Uribe ...
Hazel Perez
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Antonio Perez (as Richard Yñiguez)
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Carlos Perez
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Coach Anhault
Larry Musser ...
Mayor Tom P. Harrison
Addison Ridge ...
Daniel Anhault, Pup
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Carmine, Pup (as Richard deKlerk)
Tarik Batal ...
Rajiv, Pup
Neil Denis ...
Abdul, Pup
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Mark, Pup
Stellina Rusich ...
Cynthia Anhault
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Millicent Ferrar
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Mrs. Ferrar
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Frankie Humphrees has never known any life besides one of ballet and strict practice of her grandmother. When Frankie visits the local ballpark, she spots a sign stating that there are tryouts for baseball. Frankie has always had an admiration for the sport but was never able to with her grandmother's disapproval of the sport and her busy ballet schedule. Once attending the tryouts, Frankie must figure out how to balance both ballet and baseball while keeping it a secret from her grandmother. With the help of her best friend Hazel, Frankie will learn that sometimes, you have to follow your own dreams, no matter what others think. Written by NikNak

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Comedy | Drama | Family | Sport

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8 October 2000 (USA)  »

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Roots and Wings  »

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Coach Anhault: Uhmm, Radish and Frankie, you guys come with me.
Rajiv, Pup: It's Rajiv!
Coach Anhault: Rashnish, Grounder!
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Russian Dance
from "The Nutcracker"
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (as P. Tchaikovsky)
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Remember to give your children roots and wings...
30 September 2000 | by (Gdansk, Poland) – See all my reviews

An excellent family movie... gives a lot to think on... There's absolutely nothing wrong in this film. Everything is just perfect. The script is great

  • it's so... real... such things could happen in everyone's life. And don't


forget about acting - it's just awesome! Just look at Frankie and You'll know what I thought about... This picture is a real can't-miss!!!


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