So glad to finally see such an iconic piece of Evansville history! Bosse Field, America's third oldest ballpark, plays the home of the Racine Belles, and boy does she nail it!
The All-American Girls' Professional Baseball League was founded in 1943, when most of the men of baseball-playing age were far away in Europe and Asia fighting World War II. The league flourished unt... read more
Directed by: Penny Marshall
Release Date: July 1, 1992
DVD Release Date: September 9, 1997
Stats: 14,613 reviews
Flixster Reviews (14,613)
April 12, 2014
June 7, 2013
A light-hearted story with a marginally-talented cast (e.g., Madonna, Rosie O'Donnell, Jon Lovitz, Lori Petty, Geena Davis -- not real powerhouse actors). Tom Hanks seems to be the center of gravity in this film -- but then again, he's the only one who's really pulling off the w...
October 9, 2012
You know you're watching something special when even Madonna does a good acting job. A highly enjoyable drama-comedy, that not only strikes a blow for gender equality and women in sports, but is also incredibly funny. I've never had much interest in baseball (watching it that is,...
April 2, 2012
Wow probably the longest urinating scene in movie history from Tom Hanks which is just funny! :)
I thoroughly enjoyed this movie, its a unique and funny, sweet comedy that i enjoyed greatly! A great cast and well acted! Im not a huge fan of sprt related movies but this is clearly...
August 4, 2011
There's no crying in baseball!
Saw it again! What a masterpiece! Probably Penny Marshall's best film ever. Amazing story, terrific acting, great music, and superb cinematography. Indeed one of my favorite sports films ever. This movie brings me so much memories of my childhood, ...
August 15, 2010
For the longest time, I plead ignorance and never realized that this was based on a true story. It takes liberties with the story, but it hits all the major notes and gets it mostly right.
This is an inspiring and heartwarming tale of the first major lbseball league for women...
July 30, 2010
Not at all a well-made film in the traditional sense, but it still passes with me thanks to my weak-spot of sentimentality in films.
September 25, 2009
Sentimental rubbish but altogether not too bad! Geena Davis in Baseball get up is quite easy on the eye ;o)
September 25, 2008
Penelope Spheris' greatest work, IMO.
September 7, 2008
What ever happened to Lori Petty?
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