42

Release April 12, 2013 (Wide)
Cast Harrison Ford, Chadwick Boseman, Christopher Meloni, Alan Tudyk, Ryan Merriman, Brad Beyer, Judy Tylor, Jon Bernthal, Nicole Beharie, Kelly Jakle, John C. McGinley
Director Brian Helgeland
Writer Brian Helgeland
Genres Drama, Biography
Studio Legendary Pictures/Warner Bros. Pictures
Length 128 mins.
Website 42Movie.WarnerBros.com

Synopsis

The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey

The story of Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman), the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball's color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers.

He faced racial discrimination from his fellow players and from the public in general, but sporting the number 42, he went on to play in six World Series. His involvement in Major League Baseball helped bring an end to racial segregation in the sport.

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