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The Final Season (2007)

PG | | Drama, Sport | 12 October 2007 (USA)
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Kent Stock disrupts his life to become coach of the Norway High School baseball team and try to lead them to victory.

Director:

David Mickey Evans

Writers:

Art D'Alessandro (story), James Grayford (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sean Astin ... Kent Stock
Jesse Henecke ... Principal Halbestrom
Powers Boothe ... Jim Van Scoyoc
Owen Patchen Evans Owen Patchen Evans ... Owen - The Batboy
Brett Claywell ... Patrick Iverson
Nick Livingston Nick Livingston ... Kevin Stewart
Roscoe Myrick Roscoe Myrick ... Sammy Wilson
Alexander Roos Alexander Roos ... Steve Myers (as Alexander 'Sandy' Roos)
Jonathon Stoner Jonathon Stoner ... Jason Steffen
Christopher Cyronek ... Brett Griffin
Rob Schemmel Rob Schemmel ... Gerry Spitz
Chris Olsen Chris Olsen ... Eddie Fitz
Ric Swann Ric Swann ... KZIA Radio Announcer
Preston Boothe Preston Boothe ... Brent Fitz
Marshall Bell ... Harvey Makepeace
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Storyline

True story of Kent Stock, who in the early 90's, gives up a job to take over as head coach as the Norway High School baseball team. Kent must win over his players and convince them and himself that he can fill their former coach's shoes and that they can go out winners. In the summer of 1991 Norway High's baseball tradition ended on a triumphant but sombre note. Written by ackerfan

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How Do You Want To Be Remembered?

Genres:

Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for language, thematic elements and some teen smoking | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 October 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Final Season - Daran wirst du dich immer erinnern! See more »

Filming Locations:

Sutliff, Iowa, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$661,049, 14 October 2007

Gross USA:

$1,159,691

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,159,691
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DTS | Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

A helicopter used to film a parade scene crashed during production on 30 June 2006. Witnesses said the helicopter was carrying the pilot, a producer and a photographer when it hit power lines and crashed into a field about 10 miles southwest of Cedar Rapids. The cinematographer, Roland Schlotzhauer, was killed in the crash. See more »

Goofs

In the championship game at the beginning of the movie the scoreboard shows Norway on bottom, meaning they are the home team and they would bat last. The scoreboard shows that Norway had scored 1 run in the 6th inning. But, they had not even been to bat in that inning. But the run is moved from the sixth inning to the seventh inning a few moments later so its simply a scoreboard operator error. See more »

Quotes

Polly Hudson: Baseball is not just for boys.
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Connections

References First Blood (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Big League
Performed by Tom Cochrane & Red Rider
Written by Tom Cochrane
Published by BMG Songs, Inc. (ASCAP) obo itself and Sky Is Falling Entertainment
Courtesy of EMI Music Canada and RCA Records
By Arrangement with Sony BMG Entertainment
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A Very Good Movie with a Lot Baseball Feeling
8 June 2008 | by Ghostface26See all my reviews

This is a Great Baseball Movie, and all peoples who have the sport of Baseball in their blood will love this film.

Passion, friendship, loyalty, family , all we have in this movie, but specially, a good feeling about baseball, the favorite pass time of all us.

I'm from Dominican Republic, where we live the baseball, and we are proud to have ball players like Albert Pujols, Pedro Martinez, Alex Rodriguez, Vladimir Guerrero, Sammy Sosa and others in the MLB, and like i said, we live the feeling and the passion of baseball.. Baseball it's so important to us, and with this movie, we can know the importance of something like that in a town and in our Life.

Baseball for much of us , the baseball fans, it's not only a sport, it's more than that, it's passion, it's feeling, It's Proud...

The movie have a very good acting and good script..

Playball!.....


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