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42

Jackie Robinson (played by Chadwick Boseman) was the first colored baseball player to sign with a white team. Named after his jersey number, 42 follows the true story of this history making athlete. Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: A
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C+
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 129
Theater Release: 12 Apr 2013
Video Release: 16 Jul 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Coach Don Haskins made history when he became the first to recruit African American players for his college basketball team in the 1960s. His story is portrayed in Glory Road. Another discriminated against group of players gets a chance to play ball in A League of Their Own. Overcoming the racial divide of sports is also explored in Remember the Titans and Brian’s Song.

Home Video Extra Features

Home Video Notes: 42

Release Date: 16 July 2013

42 releases to home video with the following extras:

-  Stepping into History

-  Full-Contact Baseball

- The Legacy of the Number 42

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