over 1 year
When it comes down to it, scene by scene, performance by performance, it may be perfect.
over 3 years
a good story, a funny film, and an overlooked part of history.
over 5 years
Combines humor, historical trivia, & the thrill of baseball to create a entertaining film.
over 6 years
A Tom Hanks classic of innocence, charm, with tons of laughs. No crying in baseball.
almost 7 years
Great casting contributes to this great sports film. Truly timeless.
almost 7 years
The whole cast is hilarious, but Tom Hanks really steals the show. Good sports movie too.
A League of Their Own is a 1992 American comedy-drama film that tells a fictionalized account of the real-life All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL). Directed by Penny Marshall, the film stars Geena Davis, Lori Petty, Tom Hanks, Madonna, and Rosie O'Donnell. The screenplay was written by Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel from a story by Kim Wilson and Kelly Candaele.
In 1992, an elderly, widowed Dottie Hinson reluctantly attends the induction of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. She was one of its greatest players, but while she loved baseball she never considered it a large part of her life. She arrives at Cooperstown's Doubleday Field and sees many of her former teammates and friends in action, prompting a flashback to the league's start in 1943.
When World War II threatens to shut down Major League Baseball, candy manufacturing magnate and Chicago Cubs owner Walter Harvey creates a women's...