To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Soul of the Game

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Soul of the Game
GenreDrama
History
Sport
Written byGary Hoffman (story)
David Himmelstein (teleplay)
Directed byKevin Rodney Sullivan
StarringBlair Underwood
Delroy Lindo
Mykelti Williamson
Edward Herrmann
R. Lee Ermey
Harvey Williams
Music byLee Holdridge
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Production
Executive producersKevin Kelly Brown
Gary Hoffman
Mike Medavoy
ProducerRobert Papazian
Production locationsBirmingham, Alabama
Huntingburg, Indiana
League Stadium - 1st & Cherry Streets, Huntingburg, Indiana
Los Angeles
Ontario
Pasadena, California
St. Louis
Rickwood Field - 1137 2nd Avenue W, Birmingham, Alabama
CinematographySandi Sissel
EditorVictor Du Bois
Running time94 min.
Production companiesGary Hoffman Productions
HBO Pictures
Mike Medavoy Productions
DistributorHBO
Release
Original networkHBO
Original release
  • April 20, 1996 (1996-04-20)

Soul of the Game (also known as Field of Honour) is a 1996 television film about Negro league baseball.

The film stars Blair Underwood as Jackie Robinson, Delroy Lindo as Satchel Paige, Mykelti Williamson as Josh Gibson, and Harvey Williams as "Cat" Mays, the father of Willie Mays. The film depicts Paige and Gibson as the pitching and hitting stars, respectively, of the Negro leagues in the period immediately following World War II. Robinson is an up-and-coming player on Paige's team, the Kansas City Monarchs.

Directing

Branch Rickey, played by Edward Herrmann, is the general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers who is determined to integrate Major League Baseball. He begins sending his scouts to Negro league games to find the best players. Rickey directs his scouts to look not only at playing ability but also at the players' maturity and capacity to withstand the hostility that is sure to be directed

Cast

Main

Supporting

Cameo appearance

Reception

Review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes gives the film a 67% rating based on 6 reviews.[1] Audiences gave the film a 67% rating based on 114 reviews.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b "Soul of the Game". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved March 28, 2016.

External links

This page was last edited on 10 April 2022, at 15:04
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.