The pride of the Yankees / [presented by] Samuel Goldwyn ; original story by Paul Gallico ; screenplay by Jo Swerling and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; directed by Sam Wood
DVD | Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment | 2008 | Collector's edition.

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Edition
Collector's edition.
Description
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer, NTSC.
Note
Title from container.
Cast
Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, Walter Brennan, Babe Ruth, Bill Dickey, Bob Meusel, Bill Stern, Veloz, Yolanda, Ray Noble and his Orchestra.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Terms Of Use
This disc is copy protected.
Language
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
Traces the life of Lou Gehrig, famous baseball Hall of Fame player who played in 2130 consecutive games before falling at age 37 to ALS, a deadly nerve disease which now bears his name. Gehrig is followed from his athletic childhood in New York to his famous 'Luckiest Man' speech at his farewell day in 1939.
Note
Special features: "The making of The pride of the Yankees" featurette; "The man behind the Iron Horse, what he left behind" featurette; "Always" the story behind the song featurette; "Lou Gehrig's Disease: the search for a cure" featurette; "Curt Schilling: legend on a legend" featurette.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1943: Oscar - Best Film Editing (Daniel Mandell)
Note
GMD: videorecording.
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Standard No.
883904102984 50
Music No.
110298 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
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