Approved | | 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.
Roy Glenn seen here in the uncredited role of Mr. Gaines, the Florida attorney, was very well known for a later role in a pivotal movie about race, the classic Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967).
This is the story of a boy and his dream. But more than that, it is the story of an American boy and dream that is truly an American.
Harry Shannon's character is listed as "Charlie" in the end credits cast of characters. However, he plays the role of "Frank Shaughnessy", President of the International League.
Also available in a computer-colorized version.
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