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Children On Their Birthdays

Having recently lost his Daddy during World War II, a young boy has no choice but to try and earn the travel money to go to the World Series. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 102
Theater Release: 09 Apr 2009
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MPAA Rating: PG
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