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Baseball

The National Pastime (Season 1, Episode 6)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 148 min | Documentary, History, Sport

In Europe, in the Pacific, on the homefront, both African-Americans and whites fight to make the world safe for democracy. When the world ends, Major League Baseball becomes, in fact, what it has always claimed to be: the national pastime.
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Sep 25, 1994 (United States)

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8.5 / 10 | 96 votes