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This Old Cub (2004)

Jeff Santo explores the life and career of his father, Chicago Cub great Ron Santo.

Director:

Jeff Santo

Writer:

Jeff Santo

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ron Santo Ron Santo ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dennis Farina ... Himself
Dennis Franz ... Himself
Pat Hughes Pat Hughes ... Himself
Joe Mantegna ... Himself / Narrator
Bill Murray ... Himself
William Petersen ... Himself (as William L. Petersen)
Gary Sinise
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Jeff Santo explores the life and career of his father, Chicago Cub great Ron Santo.

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Plot Keywords:

chicago cubs | diabetes | baseball | See All (3) »

Genres:

Documentary | Sport

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 March 2004 (USA) See more »

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Color
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A portion of all proceeds from the release of the movie will/was (be) donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. See more »

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Depressing
22 December 2004 | by ChiBearSee all my reviews

I love baseball and documentaries and I am from Chicago. I am a die-hard Cubs fan and think Ron Santo should be in the Hall of Fame. But this movie is depressing. Yes it is real life, but this is depressing. There should have been more about Santo's playing days and successes. He was a great player and I would like to hear more from other players and baseball experts about Santo and the Cubs. The movie could show more of Santo's life after baseball as a broadcaster without showing so much of the depressing parts of his life. The movie should talk about diabetes and how Santo lives with it, but it does not have to spend so much time and be so graphic about the disease.


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