You’re going to love The Battered Bastards of Baseball.
Period. Full stop. Inning over. If you’re a baseball fan, this movie will charm you and keep you smiling throughout its 80-minute run time. Boot up your Netflix account, find this movie in the catalog (which shouldn’t be too difficult, since Netflix acquired this film directly), and start streaming it.
Maybe you’ve already...
Netflix is really killing it these days and it looks like they’ve hit another home run (see what I did there?) with their documentary, “The Battered Bastards of Baseball”. It’s the story of the Portland Mavericks, owned by Bing Russell (father of Kurt Russell), an upstart independent minor league baseball team. It looks like what they did was magical and I can’t wait to...
Other than boxing, no sport seems better suited to the movies than baseball. In recent years, that's given us gems like Moneyball, but also duds like Trouble with the Curve.
Does baseball lend itself to film because the game has so much space within the action that can be filled with amusing stories and cinematic moments? Perhaps baseball movies just tap into that feeling...
Movies about con artists and grifters are big at the moment, and one of the most interesting upcoming releases looks to be The Art of the Steal, starring Kurt Russell and Matt
January 12, 2014
Bundled in coats, gloves and winter hats, the Virginia soccer team gathered in a circle.
The players were rubbing their hands to stay warm Thursday when freshman Riggs Lennon walked to the middle of the huddle. It was time for some oratory.
He recited the entire speech from the movie ''Miracle on Ice'' in which Kurt Russell, playing the role of coach Herb Brooks...
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December 12, 2013
Aaron Paul stars in a trailer for Need for Speed while Kurt Russell hits the set of Fast & Furious 7. (At least it might…
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September 25, 2013
Thunder Treats sent over this Big Trouble In Little China: Keep Kurt Russell In The Dark compilation. One of the greatest cinematic masterpieces is littered with questions. All of them...
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