The Rookie

The Rookie

Dennis Quaid
Director: John Lee Hancock Cast: Dennis Quaid
Dennis Quaid
, Rachel Griffiths
Rachel Griffiths
, Jay Hernandez
Jay Hernandez
John Lee Hancock

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The sports drama The Rookie comes to DVD from Buena Vista Home Entertainment with a 1.33:1 full frame transfer. The audio is available in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround in both English and French, with subtitles in English and Spanish. There are quite a few extra features on this disc, including four deleted scenes introduced by the director, John Lee Hancock. There is also an optional commentary featuring Hancock and star Dennis Quaid. Two featurettes are included: "Spring Training: Tips From the Pros," hosted by baseball coordinator Mark Hills, and a 20-minute documentary called "The Inspirational Story of Jim Morris: Meet the Real Rookie." In addition, there are several trailers for other Disney movies, like Monsters, Inc., Lilo & Stitch, and Inspector Gadget 2.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/27/2002
UPC: 0786936197372
Original Release: 2002
Rating: G
Source: Walt Disney Video
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Sound: [Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 2:07:00
Sales rank: 11,020

Special Features

Closed Caption; Audio commentary - Dennis Quaid and director John Lee Hancock; "The Inspirational Story of Jim Morris" - Meet the real Rookie; Spring Training: baseball tips; Deleted scenes introduced by director John Lee Hancock; Dobly Digital 5.1 Surround Sound; Fullscreen (1.33:1); French language track; Spanish subtitles

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dennis Quaid Jim Morris
Rachel Griffiths Lorri Morris
Jay Hernandez Joaquin "Wack" Campos
Beth Grant Olline Morris
Angus T. Jones Hunter
Brian Cox Jim Morris, Sr.
Rick Gonzalez Rudy Bonilla
Chad Lindberg Joe David West
Angelo Spizzirri Joel De La Garza
Royce D. Applegate Henry
Russell Richardson Brooks
Raynor Scheine Frank
David Blackwell Cal
Blue Deckert Dave Patterson
Dan Kamin Mac
Trevor Morgan Young Jim

Technical Credits
John Lee Hancock Director
John Bissell Musical Direction/Supervision
Carter Burwell Score Composer
Mark Ciardi Producer
Bruce Finlayson Costumes/Costume Designer
Gordon Gray Producer
Mark Johnson Producer
Mike Rich Screenwriter
Barry Robison Production Designer
John Schwartzman Cinematographer
Philip Steuer Executive Producer

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits/The Investment
2. "Welcome to Big Lake"
3. Coach's Arm
4. The Deal
5. Speed Limit 35
6. A Winning Season
7. "It's Your Turn, Coach!"
8. On the Mound
9. Family Concerns
10. Southern League
11. Brook's Confession
12. Jimmy's Dream
13. The Major League
14. "Morris, You're In!"
15. "Thanks for Coming"
16. The Investment Paid Off/End Credits

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