PG | | Comedy, Drama, Family
In the summer of 1962, a new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his rowdy team, resulting in many adventures.
Chauncey Leopardi and Marley Shelton would later go on to play in the Trojan War.
Got a fireplace?
Scotty Smalls: Yeah.
Benny Rodriguez: Throw that in there, man.
The Henry Aaron card that Benny owns is enclosed in a Lucite baseball card holder (at 01:16:16 and 01:16:56). In 1962 Lucite baseball holders had not yet been invented.
The opening 20th Century Fox logo plays in complete silence.
Some network television prints omit a scene involving a local carnival and the kids' first time using chewing tobacco.