42 (2013)

The True Story Of An American Legend

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2013-04-12
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 1194 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 8min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who first signed Robinson to the minors and then helped to bring him up to the show.

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  • Chadwick Boseman

    as Jackie Robinson
  • Harrison Ford

    as Branch Rickey
  • Nicole Beharie

    as Rachel Isum
  • Christopher Meloni

    as Leo Durocher
  • Ryan Merriman

    as Dixie Walker
  • Lucas Black

    as Pee Wee Reese
  • André Holland

    as Wendell Smith
  • Alan Tudyk

    as Ben Chapman
  • Hamish Linklater

    as Ralph Branca
  • T.R. Knight

    as Harold Parrott
  • John C. McGinley

    as Red Barber
  • Toby Huss

    as Clyde Sukeforth
  • Max Gail

    as Burt Shotton
  • Brad Beyer

    as Kirby Higbe
  • James Pickens Jr.

    as Mr. Brock
  • Gino Anthony Pesi

    as Joe Garagiola
  • Brett Cullen

    as Clay Hopper
  • Kelley Jakle

    as Alice
  • Jud Tylor

    as Laraine Day
  • Jennifer Cocker

    as Baseball Fan
  • Peter MacKenzie

    as Happy Chandler
  • Henry G. Sanders

    as Max
  • Jeremy Ray Taylor

    as Boy
  • Marc Gowan

    as Doctor
  • Nickolas Wolf

    as Baseball Fan (uncredited)
Camera Don Burgess Director of Photography
Production Victoria Thomas Casting
Art Cindy Carr Set Decoration
Sound Mark Isham Original Music Composer
Writing Brian Helgeland Screenplay
Directing Brian Helgeland Director
Art Richard Hoover Production Design
Art Dennis Bradford Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Bill Corso Makeup Artist
Editing Kevin Stitt Editor
Crew Allan Graf Stunt Coordinator
Sound Peter Afterman Music Supervisor
Sound Margaret Yen Music Supervisor
Production Thomas Tull Producer
Production Jon Jashni Executive Producer
Crew Bob Shelley Special Effects Coordinator
Production Jason Clark Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Caroline Harris Costume Design
Production Eric Heffron Co-Producer
Camera D. Stevens Still Photographer
Production Dick Cook Executive Producer
Editing Peter McNulty Editor
Art Aaron Haye Supervising Art Director
Sound Jeffrey J. Haboush Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound John Finklea Music Editor
Costume & Make-Up Brad Wilder Makeup Department Head
Production Jillian Share Co-Producer
Sound Jon Johnson Supervising Sound Editor
Directing Dawn Gilliam Script Supervisor
Sound Darren King Supervising Dialogue Editor
Sound Yann Delpuech Sound Designer
Sound Yann Delpuech Sound Effects Editor
Sound Shaughnessy Hare Sound Effects Editor
Sound Thomas Milano Music Editor
Art J.P. Jones Property Master
Camera Matthew Moriarty Camera Operator
Camera Matthew Moriarty Steadicam Operator
Costume & Make-Up Kelvin R. Trahan Hair Department Head
Sound Chris Carpenter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Production Donald Dowd Production Consultant
Editing Kris Cole Assistant Editor
Crew Jake Rice Post Production Supervisor
Art Kelly Richardson Art Department Coordinator
Sound Jeff Wexler Sound mixer
Art Sharon Davis Assistant Art Director
Sound Kim Drummond Dialogue Editor
Production Bonnie Grisan Casting Associate
Production Darryl Pryor Co-Producer