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1. Knuckleball! (2012)

Not Rated | 93 min | Documentary, Sport

73 Metascore

A documentary that showcases baseball's most unpredictable pitch.

Directors: Ricki Stern, Anne Sundberg | Stars: Tim Wakefield, Dave Lennon, Jim Bouton, Charles Hough

Votes: 1,562

2. A No-Hit No-Run Summer (2008)

104 min | Drama, Sport

Martin is 12 years old and dreams of making the neighbourhood baseball team. When he gets cut, his father steps in and together they spend a summer full of hope and disappointment, line drives and foul balls.

Director: Francis Leclerc | Stars: Patrice Robitaille, Pier-Luc Funk, Jacinthe Laguë, Roy Dupuis

Votes: 420

3. Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002 Video)

G | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Josh has gone to college and his little sister Andrea enlists their dog Buddy in her baseball team just as Buddy's puppies are kidnapped by Rocky the Raccoon.

Director: Robert Vince | Stars: Jeffrey Ballard, Jay Brazeau, Jason Bryden, Patrick Cranshaw

Votes: 1,905

4. Alibi Ike (1935)

Not Rated | 72 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

Idiosyncratic new recruit Francis "Ike" Farrell tries to help the Cubs to the pennant with his pitching and hitting.

Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Joe E. Brown, Olivia de Havilland, Ruth Donnelly, Roscoe Karns

Votes: 592

5. Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987)

PG | 114 min | Drama, Sport

A little league player named Chuck refuses to ever pitch again until nuclear weapons are disarmed. Basketball star "Amazing Grace" Smith follows the boy's example, and starts a trend.

Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Gregory Peck, Dean Alexander, Jim Allen

Votes: 1,227

6. AmerAsian (2009)

103 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

Eric, an American-born Asian college graduate, must steal a younger student's identity in order to take back the one last year of baseball eligibility that he lost when his dad passed away.... See full summary »

Director: Roger Lim | Stars: Roger Lim, Evlin Lake, Bobby Dodge, Shannon Gayle Hurd

Votes: 56

7. Young American Dream

107 min | Drama, Sport

Attempting to reverse the disheartening memories of his late father, Eric, an AmerAsian graduate, assumes a younger athlete's identity to take back his one last year of college baseball. ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Lim | Stars: Roger Lim, Angel Monroe, Andy Hnilo, Bruce Childs

8. Young Again (2021)

105 min | Drama, Sport | Post-production

American-born Asian graduate student, Eric Young, is lured back to college baseball field one final time, passing himself off as 10 years younger to try out for the Division 2 Volcanos.

Director: Roger Lim | Stars: Roger Lim, J.J. Perez, Christopher Sean, Lori McShane

9. American Pastime (2007)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

The dramatic impact W.W.II had in the home-front as U.S. Japanese families were uprooted from their daily lives and placed in internment camps in western States in the early 1940s.

Director: Desmond Nakano | Stars: Aaron Yoo, Olesya Rulin, Carlton Bluford, Sami Roe

Votes: 689

10. The Wonderful World of Disney (1995–2005)
Episode: Angels in the Infield (2000)

TV-PG | 87 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

A group of angels try to help a baseball team win a championship game, while at the same time helping to reunite the team's pitcher's family.

Director: Robert King | Stars: Patrick Warburton, Britt Irvin, Kurt Fuller, Rebecca Jenkins

Votes: 481

11. Angels in the Outfield (1951)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

A young woman reporter blames the Pittsburgh Pirates' losing streak on the obscenely abusive manager. While she attempts to learn more about him for her column, he begins hearing the voice ... See full summary »

Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Paul Douglas, Janet Leigh, Keenan Wynn, Donna Corcoran

Votes: 2,072

12. Angels in the Outfield (1994)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

44 Metascore

When a boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant, angels are assigned to make that possible.

Director: William Dear | Stars: Danny Glover, Brenda Fricker, Tony Danza, Christopher Lloyd

Votes: 28,151 | Gross: $50.24M

14. The Babe (1992)

PG | 115 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

Babe Ruth becomes a baseball legend but is unheroic to those who know him.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: John Goodman, Kelly McGillis, Trini Alvarado, Bruce Boxleitner

Votes: 8,911 | Gross: $17.53M

15. The Babe Ruth Story (1948)

Passed | 106 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

The famed slugger is played by Bendix, who resembles Ruth slightly in looks and not at all in baseball ability. The film traces the "life and times" of Ruth, including his famous "called ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: William Bendix, Claire Trevor, Charles Bickford, Sam Levene

Votes: 953

16. Bad News Bears (2005)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Sport

65 Metascore

A grizzled little league coach tries to turn his team of misfits into champs.

Director: Richard Linklater | Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Greg Kinnear, Marcia Gay Harden, Sammi Kane Kraft

Votes: 19,926 | Gross: $32.87M

17. The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977)

PG | 100 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

47 Metascore

A troubled, rebellious teen drives his rambunctious baseball team out to Houston where they play an exhibition game and the boy meets his estranged father, and hires him as the teams coach.

Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: William Devane, Jackie Earle Haley, Clifton James, Jimmy Baio

Votes: 2,848 | Gross: $19.10M

18. The Bad News Bears Go to Japan (1978)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

31 Metascore

A small time hustler takes the pint-sized baseball team to Japan for a match against the country's best little league baseball team which sparks off a series of adventures and mishaps.

Director: John Berry | Stars: Tony Curtis, Jackie Earle Haley, Tomisaburô Wakayama, Antonio Inoki

Votes: 2,623 | Gross: $14.00M

19. The Bad News Bears (1979–1980)

30 min | Comedy, Sport

To avoid a year in jail, swimming pool cleaner Morris Buttermaker agrees to coach a Little League baseball team called the Bears. Unfortunately, the Bears are the worst team in the league, ... See full summary »

Stars: Jack Warden, J. Brennan Smith, Tricia Cast, Billy Jayne

Votes: 220

20. The Bad News Bears (1976)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

84 Metascore

An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league.

Director: Michael Ritchie | Stars: Walter Matthau, Tatum O'Neal, Vic Morrow, Joyce Van Patten

Votes: 19,633 | Gross: $42.35M

21. Ball of Wax (2003)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Thriller

An evil baseball player turns the game into a blood sport by pitting his teammates against one another in violent competitions.

Director: Daniel Kraus | Stars: Mark Mench, Justin Matthew Smith, Thunderbird Dinwiddie, Cullen Moss

Votes: 53

22. The United States Steel Hour (1953–1963)
Episode: Bang the Drum Slowly (1956)

52 min | Comedy, Drama

A pitcher on a major-league baseball team finds out that his catcher is desperately trying to hide something, he is dying of a terminal disease and he doesn't want the owner to find out and fire him.

Director: Daniel Petrie | Stars: Paul Newman, Albert Salmi, Barbara Babcock, Rudy Bond

Votes: 120

23. Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)

PG | 96 min | Drama, Sport

80 Metascore

The story of the friendship between a star pitcher, wise to the world, and a half-wit catcher, as they cope with the catcher's terminal illness through a baseball season.

Director: John D. Hancock | Stars: Michael Moriarty, Robert De Niro, Vincent Gardenia, Phil Foster

Votes: 5,189

24. Baseball (1994–2010)

TV-PG | 1,140 min | Documentary, History, Sport

A documentary on the history of the sport with major topics including Afro-American players, player/team owner relations and the resilience of the game.

Stars: John Chancellor, Daniel Okrent, Ossie Davis, Paul Roebling

Votes: 3,605

26. BASEketball (1998)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Sport

38 Metascore

Two childhood friends are pro athletes of a national sport called BASEketball, a hybrid of baseball and basketball, and must deal with a greedy businessman scheming against their team.

Director: David Zucker | Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Dian Bachar, Yasmine Bleeth

Votes: 55,501 | Gross: $6.94M

27. Battlefield Baseball (2003)

Not Rated | 87 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

Battlefield Baseball is a tough game--it doesn't end until all the members on the opposing team are dead. In this game the Gedo High team is composed of blue-faced zombies, and their ... See full summary »

Director: Yudai Yamaguchi | Stars: Tak Sakaguchi, Atsushi Itô, Hideo Sakaki, Shôichirô Masumoto

Votes: 1,373

28. Beer League (2006)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Sport

40 Metascore

An unemployed slacker inspires his softball teammates to improve their game so they won't get kicked out of the local league.

Director: Frank Sebastiano | Stars: Artie Lange, Ralph Macchio, Anthony DeSando, Cara Buono

Votes: 7,586 | Gross: $0.48M

29. The Benchwarmers (2006)

PG-13 | 85 min | Comedy, Sport

25 Metascore

A trio of guys try and make up for missed opportunities in childhood by forming a three-player baseball team to compete against standard children's Little League squads.

Director: Dennis Dugan | Stars: David Spade, Jon Heder, Rob Schneider, Jon Lovitz

Votes: 47,223 | Gross: $57.65M

30. Big Guns (2006 Video)

Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy

The fun-loving, easy-going, 60- to 75-year-old Senior Softball team "Kids At Heart" suddenly decide to go for their secret dream -- win the World Series (BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE!) Renaming ... See full summary »

Director: John Rester Zodrow | Stars: Barry Primus, Mel Novak, Susan Thomas, Geno Giordan

Votes: 13

31. Big Leaguer (1953)

Approved | 71 min | Drama, Family, Sport

John Lobert runs a training camp in Florida for the New York Giants. Every year, he evaluates the hopefuls to pick the best for a minor league contract. They all have dreams and talent, but... See full summary »

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Vera-Ellen, Jeff Richards, Richard Jaeckel

Votes: 297

32. The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)

PG | 110 min | Comedy, Sport

Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team's owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of the Midwest in the 1930's.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Billy Dee Williams, James Earl Jones, Richard Pryor, Rico Dawson

Votes: 1,547

33. Black Irish (2007)

R | 95 min | Drama

A teenage boy longs to win the attention of his emotionally distant father.

Director: Brad Gann | Stars: Michael Angarano, Brendan Gleeson, Emily VanCamp, Tom Guiry

Votes: 2,428 | Gross: $0.01M

34. Brewster's Millions (1985)

PG | 102 min | Comedy

37 Metascore

A minor league baseball player has to spend $30 million in thirty days, in order to inherit $300 million. However, he's not allowed to own any assets, destroy the money, gift it, give it to charity or tell anyone about the deal.

Director: Walter Hill | Stars: Richard Pryor, John Candy, Lonette McKee, Stephen Collins

Votes: 34,418 | Gross: $38.80M

35. Bleacher Boys (2009)

Approved | 80 min | Documentary, Sport

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Director: Ziad H. Hamzeh | Stars: Ed Lucas, Patrick Cannon, Neal Freeling, Paul Paravanno

Votes: 19

36. Bleacher Bums (2001 TV Movie)

R | 115 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

A day in the life of a group of gambling buddies, as they sit in on their beloved baseball team game.

Director: Saul Rubinek | Stars: Sarain Boylan, Matt Craven, Brad Garrett, Jeff Geddis

Votes: 444

37. Bull Durham (1988)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

73 Metascore

A fan who has an affair with one minor-league baseball player each season meets an up-and-coming pitcher and the experienced catcher assigned to him.

Director: Ron Shelton | Stars: Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins, Trey Wilson

Votes: 46,117 | Gross: $50.89M

38. Brooklyn Dodgers: The Ghosts of Flatbush (2007 TV Movie)

120 min | Documentary, Sport

The Brooklyn Dodgers, from Jackie Robinson's breaking baseball's color barrier to their move to Los Angeles, a dozen years later. The Dodgers epitomize the diverse working-class, in ... See full summary »

Stars: Buzzie Bavasi, Pat Cooper, Mel Durslag, Carl Erskine

Votes: 229

39. Breaking Into the Big League (1913)

Drama, Short

An air of excitement pervades the little town of Squashville. The local baseball team is to cross bats with the determined organization from Stringtown and the game will decide the season's... See full summary »

Stars: Harry F. Millarde, Marguerite Courtot, Henry Hallam, Christy Mathewson

40. Blue Skies Again (1983)

PG | 96 min | Comedy, Sport

A hard-hitting, fast, sure-handed baseball player tries to break into the sport by applying for a spot on a minor-league team. The only problem is that the player is female, which engenders... See full summary »

Director: Richard Michaels | Stars: Harry Hamlin, Mimi Rogers, Kenneth McMillan, Robyn Barto

Votes: 170 | Gross: $0.08M

41. The Bronx Is Burning (2007– )

60 min | Drama, Sport

A look at the New York Yankees attempt to win the 1977 World Series. Based on Jonathan Mahler's book "Ladies and Gentlemen, the Bronx Is Burning."

Stars: Oliver Platt, Kevin Conway, Daniel Sunjata, John Turturro

Votes: 1,203

42. The Busher (1919)

Not Rated | 63 min | Drama, Sport

A young baseball pitcher in the bush leagues is discovered by a big-league manager and given his chance in the major leagues. But will he be up to the challenge?

Director: Jerome Storm | Stars: Charles Ray, Colleen Moore, John Gilbert, Jay Morley

Votes: 629

43. Chasing 3000 (2010)

PG | 115 min | Family, Sport

Two brothers drive across country to see their hero, Roberto Clemente, get his 3000th hit.

Director: Gregory J. Lanesey | Stars: Ray Liotta, Rory Culkin, Trevor Morgan, Tania Raymonde

Votes: 780

44. Calvin Marshall (2009)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama

A college student is determined to become a Major League Baseball star, but finds his true calling instead.

Director: Gary Lundgren | Stars: Alex Frost, Noah Scott, Abbey Merow, Diedrich Bader

Votes: 651

45. The Catcher (1998)

Not Rated | 77 min | Horror, Sport

In Taft, California, 1981, Johnny (Fred Meyers) is a unassuming baseball hopeful who turned against his stern and demanding father (Joe Estevez) and beat him to death with a baseball bat on... See full summary »

Directors: Guy Crawford, Yvette Hoffman | Stars: David Heavener, Monique Parent, Joe Estevez, Sean Dillingham

Votes: 164

46. Casey at the Bat (1899)

TV-G | 1 min | Short, Sport

"The umpire makes a decision that Casey doesn't like, and an argument follows, during which Casey deftly trips him up, and continues the argument on the ground. The other players run from ... See full summary »

Votes: 77

47. Casey at the Bat (1913)

Comedy, Short