Summer Cinema: A League of Their Own
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Join us throughout baseball season for a cinema series filled with baseball classics, documentaries, and family films that examine, commemorate, and celebrate America’s love of the game.
About A League of Their Own (USA, 1992, 128 minutes)
It’s the 1940s and America’s young men are fighting in World War II. Baseball, our favorite pastime, is in trouble. Enter this beloved film based on the real-life All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Watch sparks fly as Coach Jimmy Dugan, a faded champ, tries to reign in his sassy players while battling his own shortcomings. Starring Geena Davis, Tom Hanks, Madonna, and Rosie O’Donnell. Rated: PG
With remarks from longtime film critic for The Philadelphia Inquirer, Carrie Rickey, fun baseball-themed giveaways, and more!
Summer Cinema Series also includes:
The Natural (July 9)
Bull Durham (July 16)
Field of Dreams (July 30)
Individual Film Tickets: $12/$10 Members ALL TICKETS NOW $5!
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Presented in conjunction with the special exhibition Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American
For more information about Fun for the Whole Family Series click here.
For more information about DOCtober Series click here.
For a full list of Chasing Dreams programs click here.
Event type:Exhibitions, Films & Filmmakers