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PG| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Led by Marvin Lazar (Tony Curtis), their latest in a string of bumbling coaches, beleaguered Little Leaguers the Bad News Bears head to Japan to face off against coach Shimizu (Tomisaburô Wakayama) and a team of the best young baseball talents in the country. While a scheming Lazar tries to scare up big-time television money, the now-teenage Kelly Leak (Jackie Earle Haley) falls for Arika (Hatsune Ishihara), a Japanese teenager who doesn't speak a word of English.

Cast: Tony Curtis , Jackie Earle Haley , Tomisaburô Wakayama , Hatsune Ishihara , George Wyner , Lonny Chapman , Matthew Anton , Erin Blunt

Director: John Berry

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Bad News Bears Go to Japan (1978)

Release Date: June 30th, 1978|1 hr. 31 min.

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