The Perfect Game

The Perfect Game

DVD - 2011
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After Cesar's major league career is cut short, he returns to his native Monterey, Mexico. Once back home, a group of impoverished baseball-loving kids recruit him to coach their ragtag team. Together, they beat the odds and overcome hardships and bigotry to compete in the 1957 Little League World Series.
Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, 2011
ISBN: 9786314335205
Branch Call Number: DVD Perfect CHILD
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Oct 24, 2018

A decent sports movie for kids. The boys in the movie really had to work hard for what they achieved - walking 10 miles to their first little league game, so you can't help be happy when they win, even if you are not surprised. The movie doesn't shy way from the racist attitudes that existed in America at the time. My son liked that it was based on a true story, and liked that there where clips from the original event worked into the movie.

Jun 08, 2014

Not a great movie by any standards but it's a great story with a few good moments. I think Clifton Collins Jr. and Cheech Marin make the film even though the kids should be the focus. Some better child actors and a better script and this would be a classic of child sports movies. There is a book by W. William Winokur.

Jan 20, 2012

It's one of the best movies that I've watched. It's appropriate for the whole family, inspiring and there are so many angles to the movie. It makes a great gift for anyone who values a heart warming story. It serves to motivate one to overcome obstacles both external and internal.It's a welcome and refreshing contrast to movies of a violent depraved theme.


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