The Perfect Game

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"Dream for the fences."
  • PG
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 58 min
  • 6.9  (3,394)
  • 42

The perfect game is an American film centered on the sport of baseball. It depicts a group of Mexican children who dream of playing baseball in the Major Leagues in the United States, and end up competing in the Little League World Series. They meet and are coached by a man who was laid off from his custodial job with the St. Louis Cardinals. The movie is based on true events of the 1957 Little League World Series and features the first non-American team to ever win a Little League World Series title. The children are coached by the former janitor who claims that he used to coach the renowned St. Louis Cardinals and takes the children under his wing. When they arrive in the United States they are met with animosity and racism, and have a laundry list of issues to deal with. It is a story of underdogs rising to the challenge, in a situation where no one had given them a fighting chance. Despite being heavy underdogs, they defeat team after team and end up winning the title. As the Monterey Mexico based little league team arrives in America, they start winning over fans as they continue to win and are propelled forwards in the tournament. This is an inspirational story that shows that anything can be accomplished, and paints a picture that perceived barriers can be broken down. The film was mainly shot in the city of Monterey Mexico, where the children were from in real life and was met with mixed reviews from critics. If appears to be a false tale of underdogs rising from the ashes to accomplish a task that was seemingly impossible. However, the film is based on real life events and depicts the inspirational story of a group of under privileged children who rise to the challenge, and get the audience rooting for them in the process.

The Perfect Game
Jansen Panettiere
Jansen Panettiere

Clip - 1 min 4 sec

Catch
Catch

Clip - 55 sec

Fall Together
Fall Together

Clip - 1 min 1 sec

Dedicated Prayers
Dedicated Prayers

Clip - 45 sec

Scouting The Team
Scouting The Team

Clip - 45 sec

The Perfect Game
The Perfect Game

Trailer - 2 min 21 sec

Description
The perfect game is an American film centered on the sport of baseball. It depicts a group of Mexican children who dream of playing baseball in the Major Leagues in the United States, and end up competing in the Little League World Series. They meet and are coached by a man who was laid off from his custodial job with the St. Louis Cardinals.

The movie is based on true events of the 1957 Little League World Series and features the first non-American team to ever win a Little League World Series title. The children are coached by the former janitor who claims that he used to coach the renowned St. Louis Cardinals and takes the children under his wing. When they arrive in the United States they are met with animosity and racism, and have a laundry list of issues to deal with. It is a story of underdogs rising to the challenge, in a situation where no one had given them a fighting chance. Despite being heavy underdogs, they defeat team after team and end up winning the title.

As the Monterey Mexico based little league team arrives in America, they start winning over fans as they continue to win and are propelled forwards in the tournament. This is an inspirational story that shows that anything can be accomplished, and paints a picture that perceived barriers can be broken down. The film was mainly shot in the city of Monterey Mexico, where the children were from in real life and was met with mixed reviews from critics. If appears to be a false tale of underdogs rising from the ashes to accomplish a task that was seemingly impossible. However, the film is based on real life events and depicts the inspirational story of a group of under privileged children who rise to the challenge, and get the audience rooting for them in the process.

The Perfect Game is a 2009 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 58 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 42.

Where to Watch The Perfect Game

The Perfect Game is available to watch free on The Roku Channel Free and Tubi TV. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Apple TV+, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Perfect Game for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 58 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (3,394)
  • Metascore
    42