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Mickey (2004)

 -  Drama | Sport  -  30 April 2004 (USA)
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A widowed lawyer wanted by the IRS assumes a new identity and signs his now-too-old son up for one more year of Little League. However, this may have been a mistake, as his son's dominance ... See full summary »

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A widowed lawyer wanted by the IRS assumes a new identity and signs his now-too-old son up for one more year of Little League. However, this may have been a mistake, as his son's dominance captures the media's attention as his team careens toward the Little League World Series. Written by Strunkinator

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Rated PG for thematic elements
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$6,000,000 (estimated)

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$75,235 (USA) (30 April 2004)

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$293,793 (USA) (4 June 2004)
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Hugh Wilson mentions that the scene in the Williamsport police station of the father and son having to say their goodbyes was the final scene in the script. But showing the film to movie executives, distributors, and test audiences kept resulting in feedback that the film was too much of a downer, so a year after their wrap, the additional postscript scene was shot outside a prison in California, by which time the three lead boys had gotten much bigger and Shawn Salinas was bleaching his hair blonde. See more »

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In Cuba's first game the 10 run rule is put into effect and there are two mistakes in this scene (58:46). First a LL game only has 6 innings. They were in the 6th and Cuba was the visiting team so Latin America should have gotten their bats. Secondly the 10 run rule should have been put into effect after the 5th inning when the score was 10-0. See more »

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Patty Sinclair: What are the odds?
Trip: I don't do odds. I'm a blackjack dealer.
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Flawed, but it got us talking
21 July 2004 | by See all my reviews

I saw Mickey with my wife and our two sons who, while past their little league days, at 15 and 17 are still close enough to have distinct memories of the experience. I thought the movie itself was watchable, but not much more than that...too many innings of baseball that had me squirming like I was sitting on a hard bleacher bench.

What I really liked was the conversation it stimulated over dinner afterwards. Was the con justified in any way? What's the right way to pick a rec team? Would Mickey's teammates really have behaved the way they did post-revelation? Does our government run on back room deals? Not too many flicks, books or news get as much airing in our family. For that, and that alone, I appreciated Mickey.


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