42

By Quintus
Written June 29, 2016
Highly recommended. Perfectly captured the anguish this man(JR) had to endure. Filled with love and passion while trying to overcome the reality of hatred. Great movie.
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42

By virginiad
Written July 24, 2016
Great movie a real must see. Some typical US racial history we all know but presented so well and the character development was really stellar. Don't miss this one!!!
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Movie Of The Year

By Kaufin
Written June 28, 2016
If you are wanting to be informed, entertained, and have a wonderful experience see 42. Jack Robinson and Branch Rickey were iconic figures and this movie captures a time in America when the country was moving in a positive direction toward racial justice. The baseball scenes were amazing re-creations. I remember Ebbets Field, Crosley Field, and Forbes Field and the movie brought memories flooding back. If you see one movie this year see 42
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Thank You! Jackie Robinson and Major League Baseball

By mbell7
Written October 26, 2016
I laughed and cried during the Movie ‘42’ as it faced unabashed racism from every side. Unfortunately, because of the past bigotry between ethnic groups; today more than many conceal those same emotions. Here is a blameless quote from the movie “What are you afraid of?” I’m only Human…The Movie ‘42’ is a must see human interest film.
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The movie starts slow, but quickly picks up and keeps the pace

By rajahfl
Written January 24, 2017
This movie is based on true events in the life of Jackie Robinson and the storytelling is great. The movie keeps you engaged, entertained and touches upon the civil rights issues brewing at the time. Unlike other movies (ie the Butler), it doesn't get lost in the details of the civil rights movement and doesn't become a long drawn history lesson, it stays on point, namely #42. I recommend this movie for the whole family.
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