Richard Pryor is playing three different roles here. The first being a poor orange picker named Leroy Jones who gets laid off when by mistake he joins the worker's union during one of their... See full summary »
Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team's owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of the Midwest in the 1930's.
Billy Dee Williams,
James Earl Jones,
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When i turned this movie on late one sunday evening i wasn't expected much from the film but after about 30 minutes i found myself glued to the television set with an un-expected ending that just makes the film better and a cast which includes Isaiah Washington And a strong performance from Vicellous Reon Shannon This Film Is Really a must See.
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