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Released April 12th, 2013, '42' stars Chadwick Boseman, Harrison Ford, Nicole Beharie, Christopher Meloni The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 8 min, and received a score of 62 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from 40 knowledgeable critics.

You probably already know what the movie's about, but just in case... Here's the plot: "In 1946, Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford), legendary manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, defies major league baseball's notorious color barrier by signing Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman) to the team. The heroic act puts both Rickey and Robinson in the firing line of the public, the press and other players. Facing open racism from all sides, Robinson demonstrates true courage and admirable restraint by not reacting in kind and lets his undeniable talent silence the critics for him."

'42' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Amazon.com, YouTube, VUDU, Netflix, iTunes Store, and XFINITY .