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An addiction to gambling dims baseball legend Pete Rose's star.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Sizemore ... Pete Rose
Dash Mihok ... Paul Janszen
George DiCenzo ... Bartlett Giamatti
Melissa DiMarco ... Carol Rose
Sarain Boylan ... Katarina Grant
Paulino Nunes ... Don Stenger
Paul Fauteux ... Tommy Gioiosa
Carlos Diaz ... Mike Bertollini
Richard M. Davidson Richard M. Davidson
Alex Karzis ... Ron Delaplane
Jayne Eastwood ... Marge Schott
Devon Bostick ... The Kid
Joe Bostick ... Limo Driver
Melanie Marden ... Annie #1
Kim Allan Kim Allan ... Annie #2
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An addiction to gambling dims baseball legend Pete Rose's star.

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Because winning was everything... he lost it all.

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Biography | Drama | Sport

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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In the scene immediately after Pete Rose and Paul Janszen meet, a televised baseball game contains an advertisement for "HurricaneSports.com" -- definitely out of place in the pre-Internet 1980s. See more »

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Not good
17 February 2005 | by lcarlo123See all my reviews

What a shame. This is a great story about a great baseball player and this movie couldn't have been worse. Let's start with the acting. It was a pile of junk. If Tom Sizemore ever turns in a worse performance he should quit acting and take up ballet. This film was horribly written, terribly directed. It was all over the place. This is supposed to be the story about Pete Rose who gambled on baseball which kept him out of the hall of fame even though he holds the record for the most career hits but this was all about drug scandals. I wish I could provide viewers of this film with some sort of reparations. Its stupid, boring and pathetic. Do yourself a favor, never see this movie.

0 stars, no thumbs up


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