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Knuckleball! [videorecording] / Amalia & Theo Films presents a Break Thru Films production ; producers, Dan Cogan, Christine Schomer ; produced and directed by Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg.

Stern, Ricki (Added Author). Sundberg, Annie. (Added Author). Cogan, Dan. (Added Author). Schomer, Christine. (Added Author). Wakefield, Tim. (Added Author). Dickey, R. A. (Robert Allen), 1974- (Added Author). Brill, Paul, 1968- (Added Author). Amalia & Theo Films. (Added Author). Break Thru Films. (Added Author). MPI Media Group. (Added Author). Tim Wakefield, R.A. Dickey, Phil Niekro, Charlie Hough, Jim Bouton, Wilbur Wood. (Cast).

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  • 4 out of 4 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Athens Regional Library System. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Athens-Clarke County Library.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 0788616315
  • ISBN: 9780788616310
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Orland Park, IL : MPI Media Group, [2013].

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Title from container. Special features from DVD menu.
Special features: remembering 2003 ALCF; physics of the knuckleball; Jim Bouton at home; Jim Bouton interview; Tom Candiotti interview; Niekro's 300th win; knuckler chat; hitters on knuckleball; Charlie Hough interview; future of the pitch; managers on knuckleballers; managers on RA Dickey; Phil Niekro interview; Tim on retiring; Tommy John on the knuckleball; Wake and Mirabelli's first start to...; Mirabelli back to Fenway; knuckle squad!; special thanks.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Charles Miller ; editor, Pax Wassermann ; music, Paul Brill.
Participant or Performer:
Tim Wakefield, R.A. Dickey, Phil Niekro, Charlie Hough, Jim Bouton, Wilbur Wood.
Summary, etc.:
"From acclaimed filmmakers Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg this heartfelt, funny and deeply engaging film delves into the legendary subculture of the knuckleball and the brotherhood of men who share the drive, imagination and humility to throw baseball's slowest, most disrespected pitch."--Container.
The definitive documentary about the impossible-to-hit pitch, the knuckleball.
Target Audience:
Not rated.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0, NTSC.
Subject: Pitching (Baseball)
Baseball > History.
Genre: Documentary films.

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