Pastime
NR 1990 94 minutes

Synopsis

Roy Dean is too old to be part of his minor-league baseball team's starting lineup. Tyrone is so young that he's an outcast too, and when Roy Dean sees Tyrone pitch, he knows the kid is major-league material. Roy Dean coaches Tyrone on technique, shares the secret of Roy Dean's special pitch, and advises the kid on the necessity of retaliating when an opposing pitcher deliberately hurls a ball at a teammate.

Credits

Awards

1991 Sundance Film Festival

Winner

  • Audience Award

Nominated

  • Grand Jury Prize

Featured Clips

Pastime - Hit

Pastime - Hit

Tyrone finds out the hard way that his actions have consequences. In this scene: Tyrone Debray (Glenn Plummer), Roy Dean (William Russ)

Pastime - The Bream Dream

Pastime - The Bream Dream

Roy Dean teaches Tyrone how to throw his infamous pitch, the Bream Dream. In this scene: Roy Dean (William Russ), Tyrone Debray (Glenn Plummer)

Pastime - Official Trailer (HD)

Pastime - Official Trailer (HD)

Roy Dean is too old to be part of his minor-league baseball team's starting lineup. Tyrone is so young that he's an outcast too, and when Roy Dean sees Tyrone pitch, he knows the kid is major-league material. Roy Dean coaches Tyrone on technique, shares the secret of Roy Dean's special pitch, and advises the kid on the necessity of retaliating when an opposing pitcher deliberately hurls a ball at a teammate. Starring, in alphabetical order: Ernie Banks, Ernie Lee Banks, Joey Banks, John Achorn, William Russ

Now Playing: Pastime - Hit
Starring: Glenn Plummer, William Russ

Tyrone finds out the hard way that his actions have consequences. In this scene: Tyrone Debray (Glenn Plummer), Roy Dean (William Russ)