• No No: A Dockumentary (2014)

No No: A Dockumentary

Release Date: September 5th, 2014

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

Baseball pitcher Dock Ellis had a controversial life and career, once pitching a no-hitter while high on LSD.

Cast: Larry Demery, Dock Ellis, Ron Howard

Director: Jeff Radice

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Arts & Labor, Baseball Iconoclasts

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Roger MooreMcClatchy-Tribune News Service

    Radice has delivered an engaging portrait of a loose cannon back when professional sports still produced such unfiltered creatures, a man who lived by his own rules, said what he thought and wore curlers to practice when he felt like it. show more

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    The film is fine in depicting Ellis' times, but it's mostly how he came to realize that he had a serious problem and turned his life around to become a drug-abuse counselor. He died in 2008 at age 63. show more

  • 63
    Tom RussoBoston Globe

    The idea that documentarian Jeffrey Radice would make the episode both the hook and the opener for his film is to be expected — it’s an attention-grabbing story. But a hook is all it is. show more

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