• The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977)

The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training

Release Date: 1977

DVD Release Date: February 12th, 2002

PG |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

In this sequel, the Bears are invited to Houston to play against the Texas Little League champs in the famous Astrodome. However, one of their best players has a broken leg and cannot play. Also, the team's last manager has quit, and they have no replacement. While they are on the road, driver and outfielder Kelly Leak (Jackie Earle Haley) seeks out his divorced father, Mike (William Devane), who lives in Texas, to see if he will agree to become the team's new manager.

Cast: William Devane, Clifton James, Jackie Earle Haley, Jimmy Baio, Chris Barnes, Erin Blunt, Jaime Escobedo, George Gonzales

Director: Michael Pressman

Genres: Comedy , Children

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: Underdog, 1970s, Lighthearted, Father, Amusing, Spirited, Growing up