Warming Up (1928)

Bert, a pitcher for a baseball team in a small town, is given the opportunity to try out for a team in the big leagues. Unfortunately, he incurs the enmity of McRae, the league's leading ... See full summary »

Director:

Fred C. Newmeyer (as Fred Newmeyer)

Writers:

Ray Harris (adaptation), Ray Harris (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Richard Dix ... Bert Tulliver
Jean Arthur ... Mary Post
Claude King ... Mr. Post
Philo McCullough ... McRae
Billy Kent Schaefer Billy Kent Schaefer ... Edsel
Roscoe Karns ... Hippo
James Dugan James Dugan ... Brill
Mike Donlin ... Veteran
Mike Ready Mike Ready ... Himself
Chet Thomas Chet Thomas ... Himself
Joe Pirrone Joe Pirrone ... Himself
Wally Hood Wally Hood ... Himself
Bob Murray Bob Murray ... Himself
Truck Hannah Truck Hannah ... Himself
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Bert, a pitcher for a baseball team in a small town, is given the opportunity to try out for a team in the big leagues. Unfortunately, he incurs the enmity of McRae, the league's leading home-run hitter. In addition, he falls for the team owner's daughter, who McRae has designs on. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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baseball | lost film | See All (2) »

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What You See---You Hear! IT'S PARAMOUNT'S FIRST "SOUND" PICTURE! (original print ad - many caps) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

4 August 1928 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

O Bate-Bola do Amor See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (MovieTone) (musical score and sound effects)| Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trombone solo on soundtrack by Chuck Campbell. See more »

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Out of the Dawn
Written by Walter Donaldson
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