The Comrades of Summer

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The Comrades of Summer ★★½ 1992 (R)

Mantegna plays bigleague baseball coach Sparky Smith, whose fiery temper gets him into big trouble. Out of a job, he discovers the only team willing to take a chance on him happens to be Russian. Sparky finds the players of the Russian National team need a lot of help—and not just with their English. 90m/C VHS . Joe Mantegna, Natalia (Natalya) Negoda, Mark Rolston, John Fleck, Eric Allen Kramer, Michael Lerner, Ian Tracey; D: Tommy Lee Wallace; W: Robert Rodat; M: William Olvis. CABLE

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