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The Jackie Robinson Story (1950)

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77 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

Biography of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player in the 20th century. Traces his career in the negro leagues and the major leagues.See moreBiography of Jackie Robinson, the first black major league baseball player in the 20th century. Traces his career in the negro leagues and the major leagues. Written by Jerry Milani See less
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Updated May 16, 1950

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May 16, 1950 (United States)

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Jackie Robinson
Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson   See fewer
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Ruby Dee
Rae Robinson Rae Robinson   See fewer
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Minor Watson
Branch Rickey Branch Rickey   See fewer
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Louise Beavers
Jackie's Mother Jackie's Mother   See fewer
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Richard Lane
Hopper Hopper   See fewer
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Harry Shannon
Charlie Charlie   See fewer
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Ben Lessy
Shorty Shorty   See fewer
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William 'Bill' Spaulding
Bill Spaulding (as Bill Spaulding) Bill Spaulding (as Bill Spaulding)   See fewer
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Billy Wayne
Clyde Sukeforth Clyde Sukeforth   See fewer
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Joel Fluellen
Mack Robinson Mack Robinson   See fewer
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Kenny Washington
Tigers Manager Tigers Manager   See fewer
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Pat Flaherty
Karpen Karpen   See fewer
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Larry McGrath
Umpire Umpire   See fewer
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Emmett Smith
Catcher Catcher   See fewer
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Howard Louis MacNeely
Jackie as a Boy Jackie as a Boy   See fewer
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Marvelle Andre
Pete's Wife (uncredited) Pete's Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Baldwin
Baseball Broadcaster (uncredited) Baseball Broadcaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Balter
Baseball Announcer in Booth (uncredited) Baseball Announcer in Booth (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mildred Boyd
Roommate of Rae (uncredited) Roommate of Rae (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Coleman
Sports Board Clerk (uncredited) Sports Board Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Laurence Criner
Minister (uncredited) Minister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Devlin
Tough Lodge Member in Stands (uncredited) Tough Lodge Member in Stands (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmie Dodd
UCLA Scout (uncredited) UCLA Scout (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklyn Farnum
Baseball Fan in Stands (uncredited) Baseball Fan in Stands (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Glenn
Mr. Gaines - Attorney (uncredited) Mr. Gaines - Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Gray
Dalby (uncredited) Dalby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phyllis Kennedy
Baseball Fan in Stands (uncredited) Baseball Fan in Stands (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Kerr
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Kirk
Tony (uncredited) Tony (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Montgomery
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Charles Morton
Baseball Fan in Stands (uncredited) Baseball Fan in Stands (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dewey Robinson
Brooklyn Fan in Stands (uncredited) Brooklyn Fan in Stands (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Welden
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Dick Wessel
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Dick Williams
Jersey City Pitcher / Second Baseman (uncredited) Jersey City Pitcher / Second Baseman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 936 votes