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PG-13| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Atlanta Braves outfielder Darryl Palmer (Michael O'Keefe) falls in love with Debby Huston (Rebecca De Mornay) after seeing her perform in a nightclub. Inspired by his new relationship, Darryl begins hitting home runs whenever the singer is in the stands, and soon the pair are married. As Darryl strives to set a new home run record, his constant need for Debby's presence alarms her. Realizing she has to focus on her own career, Debby leaves, causing Darryl's game to suffer.

Cast: Michael O'Keefe , Rebecca De Mornay , Randy Quaid , Martin Ritt , Cleavant Derricks , Lisa Langlois , Loudon Wainwright III ,

Director: Hal Ashby

Genres: Romantic comedy

The Slugger's Wife (1985)

Release Date: January 1st, 1985|1 hr. 45 min.

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  • September 28, 2009 bet20011
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    I really loved this movie. It's been almost two decades since I've seen it but I had to post. Michael Okeef was charismatic and so much fun to watch. This is one of those films that I'll always remember.

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