About

The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who first signed Robinson to the minors and then helped to bring him up to the show.

7.5
6
Directed by

Brian Helgeland

Written by

Brian Helgeland (Screenplay)

Runtime

128 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The True Story Of An American Legend

Cast

Keywords

sports biography baseball usa 1940s brooklyn dodgers philadelphia phillies

Photos