Rookie of the Year


1h 45m 1993

Brief Synopsis

A 12-year-old boy, desperate to impress his baseball coach, winds up breaking his arm. Once he recovers, he has the ability to throw the ball 100 miles an hour and goes on to pitch for the Chicago Cubs in the World Series.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Family
Sports
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Daryl Ziemke
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Synopsis

A 12-year-old boy, desperate to impress his baseball coach, winds up breaking his arm. Once he recovers, he has the ability to throw the ball 100 miles an hour and goes on to pitch for the Chicago Cubs in the World Series.

Crew

Donald Abbinanti

Hair Stylist

Joan Aguado

Associate Producer

Mollie Allen

Wrangler

Mickey Antonetti

Costume Supervisor

William David Arnold

Art Director

Peter Bankins

Property Master

Barbara Bason

Other

Lisa S Beasley

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Cindy Becker

Assistant

Margaret Bedolla

Accounting Assistant

Tony Bennett

Song Performer

Barry Berg

Unit Production Manager

Dean Beville

Sound Editor

Leslie Bloom

Set Decorator

Linda Boykin-williams

Makeup Artist

Helen Bricker

Other

Jack Brodsky

Executive Producer

Richard Brodsky

Assistant Director

Henry Bronchtein

Assistant Director

Christopher S Brooks

Music Editor

Michael Bruton

Transportation Co-Captain

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutting

Tom Busch

Location Manager

Kenny Cabrera

Craft Service

Sammy Cahn

Song

Donn Cambern

Editor

Paul Carrack

Song

Ray Charles

Song Performer

Stephen Choiniere

Stand-In

James Christopher

Foley Editor

Joann Cianciulli

Assistant

Claudia Ciardelli

Production Assistant

Christopher M Collar

Video Assist/Playback

Bill Conti

Music

Janet Contursi

Medic

Stella Christy Cottini

Costumes

Michelle Crenshaw

Camera Assistant

John Crisman

Foreman

Jennifer Daley

Set Production Assistant

N'dea Davenport

Song Performer

Maria De La Torre

Auditor

Rod Dean

Assistant Editor

Lee Decarlo

Other

Andy Delaney

Caterer

George Dileonardi

Transportation Coordinator

Peter Donaghue

Electrician

Wileen Dragovan

Assistant Location Manager

Mathew Dunne

Assistant Director

James Durante

Apprentice

Ezra Dweck

Sound Editor

Jack Eskew

Original Music

Judee Flick

Adr Editor

Stephen Hunter Flick

Sound Editor

Leigh French

Adr

Sandy French

Assistant Editor

Sherri L Fries

Extras Casting Assistant

George Gallo

Thanks

Baylis Glascock

Foley Editor

Raja Gosnell

Editor

Jack N Green

Dp/Cinematographer

Jack N Green

Director Of Photography

Joseph F Griffith

Storyboard Artist

Robert Harper

Producer

Sam Harper

Screenplay

Doris Hellmann

Accounting Assistant

Erik Henry

Visual Effects

Robert A Hudecek

Camera Operator

Jay Hurley

Costume Designer

Rodger Jacobs

Makeup Artist

Rita Joelson

Assistant

Leslie Jones

Assistant Editor

Steven J Jordan

Production Designer

Don Lee Jorgensen

Sound Editor

Petko Kadiev

Storyboard Artist

Walter Kahn

Song

Ron Kane

Foreman

Tim Kazurinsky

Thanks

Randall Keller

Other

Robert Ellison Knight

Other

George Kohut

Camera Operator

Elliot L. Koretz

Sound Editor

Susan Kreutz

Craft Service

Peter Kuttner

Camera Assistant

Rick Lefevour

Stunt Coordinator

Morgan Michael Lewis

Key Grip

Steve Livingston

Music Editor

Dirk Long

Caterer

Linda Lowy

Casting

Ann Lukacs

Camera Operator

Keith Marino

Swing Gang

Brad Matthys

Dolly Grip

Mark E Matthys

Dolly Grip

Mike Maxwell

Caterer

Timothy J Maxwell

Transportation Captain

Matthew C. May

Sound

Eileen Mccahill

Set Costumer

Don Rio Mcnichols

Electrician

Leslie Mikol

Set Production Assistant

Mark Mikol

Set Production Assistant

David Moenkhaus

Camera

Moose Moore

Caterer

Michael P Morris

Construction Coordinator

Stephen Myers

Grip

Andy Nelson

Rerecording

Mark Niedelson

Location Assistant

Kaye Nottbusch

Wardrobe

Dick Oakes

Gaffer

Donna Oakes

Assistant Property Master

Paul Ohrt

Assistant Production Coordinator

Troy O Osman

Grip

Karen Peake

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Steve Pederson

Rerecording

Tom Perry

Rerecording

Jeena M Phelps

Sound

Robert Picardo

Thanks

Yoli Poropat

Production Coordinator

Regina Prokop

Production Assistant

Sioux Richards

Script Supervisor

Kathryn Richey

Casting Associate

Mary Richman

Art Assistant

Danny Richter

Boom Operator

Tony Rivetti

Assistant Camera Operator

Angie Rubin

Song

Mike Rutherford

Song

Fred Saas

Production Assistant

Joanne Sala

Assistant

Jack Sandgren

Production

Jerry Saslow

Wrangler

Steve Sheridan

Color Timer

Ron Sherman

Other

Keith Sherry

Production Assistant

Val Sklar

Camera Assistant

Irby Smith

Executive Producer

Jay Smith

Assistant Director

Mary Ruth Smith

Sound Editor

Nick Smith

Thanks

Scott Smith

Sound

Maria Spaeth

Production Assistant

Shelley Speck

Song

Charlene Speyerer

Production Assistant

Michael D Starcevich

Production Assistant

David Stern

Thanks

Deborah Stevens

Song

Paul Stevens

Stand-In

Tim Stoddard

Advisor

Dieter Sturm

Special Effects Coordinator

Yvonne Sturm

Special Effects Foreman

Gunnar Swanson

Hair Stylist

Park Taylor

Electrician

Nick Thomas

Best Boy

Timothy W. Tiedje

Swing Gang

Joseph Tomko

Grip

Scott Troha

Props

Tom Uzzo

Song

James Van Heusen

Song

Dave Vandever

Production Accountant

Robert R Volpe

Property Master

Judith Walder

Accounting Assistant

John A Waldo

Assistant Camera Operator

Marvin Walowitz

Sound Editor

Brett Warnelis

Set Production Assistant

Andrea Weaver

Costumes

Michael P Weinstein

Photography

Jay Weintraub

Driver

Jennifer Weiss

Set Production Assistant

Timothy Williams

Caterer

Karen Young

Song Performer

Daryl Ziemke

Cable Operator

Emily Zolten

Set Production Assistant

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Family
Sports
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Daryl Ziemke
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer July 7, 1993

Released in United States on Video January 26, 1994

Feature directorial debut for actor Daniel Stern.

Began shooting September 23, 1992.

Completed shooting Early December 1992.

Released in United States Summer July 7, 1993

Released in United States on Video January 26, 1994