Fastball Poster

Release Date: March 25th, 2016

DVD Release Date: June 28th, 2016

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
Current and former baseball players Hank Aaron, Derek Jeter, Bob Gibson, George Brett, Johnny Bench, Justin Verlander, David Price and others discuss the art of throwing and hitting the fastball.

Cast: Kevin Costner

Director: Jonathan Hock

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: Gravitas Ventures

Ratings & Reviews

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  • A fascinating and downright lovable documentary. show more

  • Hock handles that perennial sports question — what is the athletic limit of a human? — with interesting sidebars about the brain and physics. Such mysteries mingle with irresistible lore in this satisfying work. show more

  • It’s never dull. Without destroying the sheer poetry of the matchup between the pitcher’s mound and home plate, Hock explains it all, and in the process pays tribute to the extraordinary speed factor of a game that has been damned for its slowness. show more

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