Rookie of the Year

1993 PG 1h 43m DVD

Rookie of the Year

1993 PG 1h 43m DVD
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After slipping on a baseball, klutzy Little Leaguer Henry Rowengartner breaks his arm, putting him out of commission for months. When the doctor finally removes the cast, an astounded Henry discovers that he can hurl a 100-mph fastball.
Thomas Ian Nicholas, Gary Busey, Albert Hall, Amy Morton, Dan Hedaya, Bruce Altman, Eddie Bracken, Robert Hy Gorman, Patrick LaBrecque, Daniel Stern
Daniel Stern
Widescreen 1.85:1, Pan-and-Scan 1.33:1
Spanish (Neutral)
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital Mono
PG - Some material may not be suitable for children. Parents urged to give parental guidance. May contain some material parents might not like for their young children.
age 6+
Common Sense rating OK for kids 6+
age 6+

Common Sense Note

Parents need to know that this movie is entirely wholesome save three mild exceptions: There's a punch to the face (no blood); "f--k" is implied in one scene; and a young girl is referred to as being "stacked."

Sexual Content

A young girl is described as being "stacked."


Henry's mom punches the sleazy manager in the face. No blood.


"F--k" is implied but not actually said.

Social Behavior

Single parent mom has dating issues that eventually work out; other kids are initially hurt by their friend's success.


Not applicable

Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol

Not applicable

  • Age appropriate
  • Not an issue
  • Depends on your child and your family
  • Parents strongly cautioned
  • Not appropriate for kids of the age

This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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