The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training

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The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training ★½ 1977 (PG)

With a chance to take on the Houston Toros for a shot at the little league baseball Japanese champs, the Bears devise a way to get to Texas to play at the famed Astrodome. Disappointing sequel to “The Bad News Bears”; followed by “The Bad News Bears Go to Japan” (1978). 99m/C VHS, DVD . William Devane, Clifton James, Jackie Earle Haley, Jimmy Baio, Chris Barnes, Erin Blunt, George Gonzales, Jaime Escobedo, Alfred Lutter, Brett Marx, David Pollock, Quinn Smith, David Stambaugh, Dolph Sweet; D: Michael Pressman; W: Paul Brickman; C: Fred W. Koenekamp; M: Craig Safan.