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Talent for the Game (1991)

PG
91 min | Drama, Sport

Virgil Sweet is on the verge of losing his job as a talent scout with the California Angels when he discovers Sammy Bodeen, a country boy with no pro ball experience, but with a pitching arm no one has seen the like of. Money-hungry owners...See moreVirgil Sweet is on the verge of losing his job as a talent scout with the California Angels when he discovers Sammy Bodeen, a country boy with no pro ball experience, but with a pitching arm no one has seen the like of. Money-hungry owners want to make a quick buck while Sammy just wants to play ball. Virgil finds himself caught in the middle. Written by Lars Skogan See less
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Opening Wknd
$ 62,571
Gross (USA)
$ 336,396
Gross (World)
$ 336,396
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Apr 26, 1991 (United States)

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Edward James Olmos
Virgil Sweet Virgil Sweet   See fewer
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John E. Coleman
Angels Coach Angels Coach   See fewer
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Jeff Corbett
Sammy Bodeen Sammy Bodeen   See fewer
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Jamey Sheridan
Tim Weaver Tim Weaver   See fewer
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Terry Kinney
Gil Lawrence Gil Lawrence   See fewer
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Tom Bower
Rev. Bodeen Rev. Bodeen   See fewer
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Janet Carroll
Rachel Bodeen Rachel Bodeen   See fewer
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Murphy Sua
Dick Bortner Dick Bortner   See fewer
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David Riley
Toby Curry Toby Curry   See fewer
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James Keane
Ray Coffey Ray Coffey   See fewer
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Zachary I. Young
Rudy Coffey Rudy Coffey   See fewer
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Phillip M. Pote
Cal Murphy Cal Murphy   See fewer
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Ken Medlock
Scooter Eaton Scooter Eaton   See fewer
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Tom La Grua
Frank Carbo Frank Carbo   See fewer
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Alan J. Krick
Umpire Umpire   See fewer
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Hank Robinson
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Bill Higham
Bob Morgan Bob Morgan   See fewer
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Karl Grey
Dwayne Seybolt Dwayne Seybolt   See fewer
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Tamara Lynne Thompson
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Harold Gower
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John Yajko
Riggs Riggs   See fewer
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Caroline Barclay
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Fernando Cubillas
Paramedic Paramedic   See fewer
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James Guy O'Neel
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Rick Garcia
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Dennis Boutsikaris
Greg Rossi Greg Rossi   See fewer
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D.E. Wells
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Reina Elizabeth Jovel
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Francisco X. Pérez
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Jimmie Davis Jr.
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Bobby Tolan
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Derrel Thomas
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Victor Hithe
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6 / 10 | 667 votes