Recommended for ages 10+*
With its sports stars off fighting World War II, America tries to keep its national pastime alive with the creation the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Based on the true story of the AAGPBL, A League of Their Own boasts an all-star cast with Geena Davis, Rosie O’Donnell, and Madonna, who pitch, catch, and run their way from laughingstocks to national heroes. (1992, dir. Penny Marshall, 127 min.)
*All ages are welcome. Feel free to take a break with infants and toddlers in the theater lobby.
Family Flicks Film Series
Copresented by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. Matinee screenings for families and film buffs, featuring new and classic films from around the world.
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