A League of Their Own Synopsis
The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League begins in 1943 with a has-been as a manager.
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Miami Herald

A League of Their Own is as exhilarating as a double- header at Chicago's Wrigley Field. It captures all the familiar baseball sensations,...
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88

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
A League of Their Own may not boost its material into the level of pop myth as, say, last year's great female buddy movie, "Thelma &...
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80

Empire

By Angie Errigo
It's a mostly winning combination of sassy humour and sentiment, enlivened by some fun "newsreel" recreations that catch the period flavour...
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80

The New York Times

By Vincent Canby
Though big of budget, A League of Their Own is one of the year's most cheerful, most relaxed, most easily enjoyable comedies. It's a...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The movie has a real bittersweet charm. The baseball sequences, we've seen before. What's fresh are the personalities of the players, the...
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75

USA Today

By Mike Clark
However flawed, this film proves two things: Davis is still peaking as a lead, and Hanks is in a league with funny male leads of any movie...
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70

Time

By Richard Schickel
If the people responsible for A League of Their Own had tried just a little harder to avoid easy laughs and easy sentiment, they might have...
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60

Los Angeles Times

By Kenneth Turan
Though amusing enough to avoid absolutely drowning in schmaltz, it's sad to see a film with potential lose its way in the late innings.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
From its jokey, one-note characters to its endless baseball montages, A League of Their Own is all flash, all surface.
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50

Variety

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Penny Marshall’s gangly fourth film benefits from a fresh, unusual subject, the joy of baseball being played by women having the time of...
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A League of Their Own review

By Therumrunner5
Cable...

Funny Movie!

By Chowda
This movie combines baseball history with comedy. It's one of my favorite baseball movies and probably the only movie I actually enjoyed that starred Madonna....

a league of their own

By purcell1955
great movie,made me laugh a thousand times. the story was wonderfull. the cast fantastic.made me realize how much i like tom hanks,one of the most gifted and versatile actors in hollywood,....

HAHAHAHA

By MongrolMan
See it! I love the comedy in this movie! Geena Davis is perfect for this flik....

Very entertaining

By mattbrash
Good movie and funny...

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Rated PG
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 10+ Terrific tweens-and-up story of women's baseball.
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