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The Jackie Robinson Story

Critics' Rating:
Release Year: 1950
MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Biography

After a successful baseball career in college and as a coach in the military, Jackie Robinson (playing himself) attracts the attention of Major League Baseball's Branch Rickey . Rickey wants Robinson to play in the minor leagues, believing he can become the first player to break the color barrier and play in the majors. The only catch: He is forbidden from defending himself against racial bigotry. Supported by his wife, Robinson is steadfast in his determination to win.

All Upcoming Times for The Jackie Robinson Story

  • Mon 1/16
  • 11:00AM-12:30PM
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