42 Movie

In a game divided by color, he made us see greatness.

42 movie poster

Who's Involved:

Lucas Black, Hamish Linklater, Harrison Ford, Brian Helgeland, John C. McGinley, Chadwick Boseman, Robert Redford, Christopher Meloni, Howard Baldwin, Dick Cook, Thomas Tull, Alan Tudyk, Nicole Beharie, Jon Jashni, Brett Cullen, Ryan Merriman, T.R. Knight, Karen Baldwin, Kirk Ellis, Karen Tenkhoff

Release Date:

Friday, April 12, 2013 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

The story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball's color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. 42 stars Harrison Ford as the innovative Dodger's general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who first signed Robinson to the minors and then helped to bring him up to the show, and Chadwick Boseman as Robinson, the heroic African American who was the first man to break the color line in the big leagues.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making 42

A look at the 42 behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Brian Helgeland last directed Legend and Finest Kind. The film's writer Kirk Ellis last wrote Escape and Flying Tigers.


Howard Baldwin
Karen Baldwin
Dick Cook
Jon Jashni
Robert Redford

Production: What we know about 42

Filming Timeline

On or about January 8, 2013, the film was in Completed status.

MPAA rating announced; assumed completed.

On or about August 18, 2012, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about April 6, 2011, the film was in Development status.

42 Release Date: When was it released?

42 was released in 2013 on Friday, April 12, 2013 (Nationwide release). There were 11 other movies released on the same date, including Scary Movie 5, Lotus Eaters and Dark Circles.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

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