The Perfect Game

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Overview

William Dear Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann helms the period baseball drama The Perfect Game, a cinematization of real-life events that transpired in 1957. Clifton Collins Jr. stars as Cesar Faz, a 1950s baseball player who immigrated from Mexico to the U.S. with the intent of making it as a Major League player. After encountering racism and hostility that stand squarely in the way of his success, Faz high-tails it south of the border and decides instead to coach a Little League team, ultimately guiding ...
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Overview

William Dear Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann helms the period baseball drama The Perfect Game, a cinematization of real-life events that transpired in 1957. Clifton Collins Jr. stars as Cesar Faz, a 1950s baseball player who immigrated from Mexico to the U.S. with the intent of making it as a Major League player. After encountering racism and hostility that stand squarely in the way of his success, Faz high-tails it south of the border and decides instead to coach a Little League team, ultimately guiding it all the way to the Little League World Series. The film co-stars Emilie de Ravin Lost; W. William Winokur authored the script.
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Special Features

Director's audio commentary ; Behind-the-scenes; Trailer
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/2/2011
  • UPC: 014381706826
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Rating:

  • Source: Image Entertainment
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:57:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 3,411

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Clifton Collins Jr. Cesar Faz
Cheech Marin Padre Esteban
Jake T. Austin Angel Macias
Emilie de Ravin Frankie Stevens
Bruce McGill Mr. Tanner
Jansen Panettiere Enrique Suarez
Moisés Arias Mario Ontiveros
Patricia Manterola Maria
David Koechner Charlie 'Mac' Thompkins
Louis Gossett Jr. Cool Papa Bell
Frances Fisher Betty
Carlos Goméz Umberto Macias
John Cothran Jr. Clarence Bell
Tracey Walter Captain Slater
Oliver Dear Officer Spike
Ramon Franco Señor Villarreal
Ruben Garfias Señor Suarez
Chalo Gonzalez Maria's Father
Julieta Ortiz Señora Suarez
Leticia Castillo Señora Onitveros
Ernie Lively Coach Sam Hicks
Karen Trella Brenda Louisville Tour Guide
Seraly Morales Oralia Macias
Sonya Eddy Rose Bell
Chris Mulkey Lucky Haskins
William Marquez Mexican Official #1
Gino Montesinos Mexican Official #2
Ismael Carlo Fundidora Supervisor
Jon Baggio Bus Ticket Clerk
Patrick McGreal Umpire (Louisville)
Steve Seagren Umpire (Williamsport)
David Salzberg Dylan Texas Cowboy
Maddy Curley Waitress
Samantha Boscarino Gloria Jimenez
William May Juan Zaraqosa
Andrew Thatcher Immigration Officer
Matt Battaglia Coach McCallan
Wyatt Smith McAllen Player #1
Mat Smith McAllen Player #2
Carlos Compean Mexico City Coach
Ryan Ochoa
Technical Credits
William Dear Director
Chris Conlee Editor
Bill Conti Score Composer
Daniel de Liege Producer
Michael Fey Musical Direction/Supervision
Michael O. Gallant Producer
Bryan Greenberg Cinematographer
Denise Hudson Production Designer
Florence B. Kemper Costumes/Costume Designer
Mark W. Koch Producer
David Salzberg Producer
Christian Turead Producer
W. William Winokur Producer, Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Perfect Game
1. Chapter 1 [:10]
2. Chapter 2 [5:16]
3. Chapter 3 [9:41]
4. Chapter 4 [8:49]
5. Chapter 5 [8:10]
6. Chapter 6 [7:08]
7. Chapter 7 [11:47]
8. Chapter 8 [12:25]
9. Chapter 9 [8:27]
10. Chapter 10 [9:16]
11. Chapter 11 [8:53]
12. Chapter 12 [5:36]
13. Chapter 13 [7:34]
14. Chapter 14 [8:34]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- The Perfect Game
   Play Feature
   Scenes
   Subtitles
      English SDH
      Spanish
      Subtitles: None
   Extras
      Audio Commentary by Director, William Dear: On
      Audio Commentary by Director, William Dear: Off
      The Perfect Game: Behind the Plate
      Soundbites
         Play All
         Clifton Collins, Jr. "Cesar"
         Cheech Marin "Padre Esteban"
         Jake T. Austin "Angel"
         Jansen Panettiere "Enrique"
         Ryan Ochoa "Norberto"
         Emilie De Ravin "Franke"
         William Dear, Director
         David Salzberg, Producer
         Christian Tureaud, Producer
      When You See Forever Music Montage
         English Version
         Spanish Version
      Trailer
   Why Little League Rules...
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 23, 2013

    What an awesome movie! It teaches so many good lessons!

    What an awesome movie! It teaches so many good lessons!

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