Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream

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Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream ★★★ 1995

Docudrama combines archival footage, interviews, and reenactments to tell the story of the life and career of Henry Aaron. Follows Aaron's development as a Hall of Fame outfielder for the Milwaukee and Atlanta Braves and as a leader in the civil rights movement. Emphasis on personal and societal issues, as well as on-the-field accomplishments, raises this one above most sports biography documentaries. 120m/C VHS. D: Mike Tollin; W: Mike Tollin; C: Chuck Cohen, Derek Britt; M: Ed Smart; Nar: Dorian Harewood.

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