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Blue Skies Again (1983)

PG | | Comedy, Sport | 29 April 1983 (USA)
A hard-hitting, fast, sure-handed baseball player tries to break into the sport by applying for a spot on a minor-league team. The only problem is that the player is female, which engenders... See full summary »

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Richard Michaels

Writer:

Kevin Sellers
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Cast

Credited cast:
Harry Hamlin ... Sandy
Mimi Rogers ... Liz
Kenneth McMillan ... Dirk
Robyn Barto Robyn Barto ... Paula Fradkin
Dana Elcar ... Lou
Joseph Gian ... Calvin Berry
Doug Moeller Doug Moeller ... Carroll
Tommy Lane ... The Boy
Andy Garcia ... Ken
Marcos Gonzales Marcos Gonzales ... Brushback
Cylk Cozart Cylk Cozart ... Alvin 'Wallstreet' Chandler
Jerry Richardson Jerry Richardson ... Dick Dent
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rod Ball
George Coutoupis ... Stadium Fan
Raymond Forchion ... Jimmy
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Storyline

A hard-hitting, fast, sure-handed baseball player tries to break into the sport by applying for a spot on a minor-league team. The only problem is that the player is female, which engenders resistance and resentment among many players and officials. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Comedy | Sport

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 1983 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Grande Jogada See more »

Filming Locations:

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$46,603, 1 May 1983, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$84,775
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Production Co:

Lantana See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

One of a late 1970s early 1980s mini-cycle of films centering around women athletes. The movies include Blue Skies Again (1983) (baseball), Goldengirl (1979) (athletics), The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981) (athletics), Hockey Night (1984) (ice hockey), Quarterback Princess (1983) (gridiron), Personal Best (1982) (pentathlon), Gregory's Girl (1980) (soccer) and Heart Like a Wheel (1983) (drag racing). See more »

Quotes

Paula Fradkin: Look out, Wall Street, I'm coming home!
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Referenced in The Meaning of Making 'The Meaning of Life' (2003) See more »

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