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Story

When egghead Scotty Smalls moves to town just before the summer vacation of 1962, his first priority is to make friends. He heads to the nearby sandlot only to humiliate himself before the local kids, but star player Benny "The Jet" Rodriguez befriends the awkward boy, teaches him the basics of baseball, and welcomes him to the team. It's a summer filled with camaraderie and fun until Smalls hits his first home run. Problem is, Smalls's home run sends his stepfather's "Babe Ruth" autographed baseball into a neighboring yard that's patrolled by a snarling, slobbering monster called "The Beast." Creativity reigns and hilarity ensues when the boys risk everything to retrieve the ball. A final heroic encounter with "The Beast" and his owner yields some very surprising results. Action, humor, and friendship permeate this 101-minute film appropriate for ages 5 and older. Rated PG due to name-calling and some pubescent behavior. --Tami Horiuchi

DVD Features

  • Color
  • Widescreen
  • Closed-captioned
  • Dolby

Cast

Tom GuiryScotty Smalls
Mike VitarBenjamin Franklin Rodriguez
Patrick RennaHamilton 'Ham' Porter
Chauncey LeopardiMichael 'Squints' Palledorous
Marty YorkAlan 'Yeah-Yeah' McClennan
Brandon Quintin AdamsKenny DeNunez
Denis LearyBill
Karen AllenMom
James Earl JonesMr. Mertle
Marley SheltonWendy
Art LaFleurThe Babe

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  • Genre: Comedy Movies
  • Director: David M. Evans
  • Producer: Fox
  • Length: 101 min
  • Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
  • Theatrical Release
    North AmericaApr 7, 1993
    JapanJan 15, 1994
    AustraliaSep 16, 1993
  • Ratings
    North AmericaPG
    AustraliaPG
  • DVD Release
    North AmericaMar 11, 2003
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