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The Bad News Bears Go to Japan (1978)
PG
91 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

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.
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Jun 30, 1978 (United States)

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Tony Curtis
Marvin Lazar Marvin Lazar   See fewer
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Jackie Earle Haley
Kelly Leak Kelly Leak   See fewer
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Tomisaburô Wakayama
Coach Shimizu Coach Shimizu   See fewer
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George Wyner
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Lonny Chapman
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Matthew Anton
E.R.W. Tillyard III (as Matthew Douglas Anton) E.R.W. Tillyard III (as Matthew Douglas Anton)   See fewer
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Erin Blunt
Ahmad Rahim Ahmad Rahim   See fewer
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George Gonzales
Miguel Agilar Miguel Agilar   See fewer
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Brett Marx
Jimmy Feldman Jimmy Feldman   See fewer
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David Pollock
Rudy Stein Rudy Stein   See fewer
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David Stambaugh
Toby Whitewood Toby Whitewood   See fewer
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Jeffrey Louis Starr
Mike Engleberg Mike Engleberg   See fewer
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Scoody Thornton
Mustapha Rahim Mustapha Rahim   See fewer
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Abraham Unger
Abe Bernstein Abe Bernstein   See fewer
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Regis Philbin
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Kin'ichi Hagimoto
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Hugh Gillin
Pennywall Pennywall   See fewer
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Sonny Barnes
Mean Bones Beaudine (as Clarence Barnes) Mean Bones Beaudine (as Clarence Barnes)   See fewer
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James Staley
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Dick McGarvin
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Tak Kubota
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Jerry Ziesmer
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Gene LeBell
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Bin Amatsu
Arika's Father Arika's Father   See fewer
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Dean A. Okinaka
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Victor Toyota
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Yangi Kitadani
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Marjorie Jackson
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Jerry Maren
Page Boy Page Boy   See fewer
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Tim P. Sullivan
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Dennis Freeman
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Kyôko Fuji
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Ginger Martin
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Daniel Sasaki
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Don Watters
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Fumio Demura
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Fred Fisher
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Sig Frohlich
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Julie Hampton
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Dan Ikeda
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Shô Kosugi
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Takiko Mizunoe
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Norman Palmer
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George Sasaki
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Sumito Tachikawa
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Ari Taub
Left Fielder (uncredited) Left Fielder (uncredited)   See fewer
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Akira Ôizumi
Second Baseman (uncredited) Second Baseman (uncredited)   See fewer
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3.8 / 10 | 2,939 votes