PG | | Drama, Sport
The film takes place in 1939, which was the one hundredth anniversary of baseball, and the year the Baseball Hall of Fame opened.
I thought I could rely on your honor, Hobbs?
Roy Hobbs: You're about to.
When years later Hobbs makes just "one" pitch at the end of practice, ...the ball zooms across the plate and lodges into the net behind. You can clearly see a string attached to the ball as it lodges into the net.
$5,088,381 (USA) (13 May 1984)