A Winner Never Quits (1986)

NR 04/13/1986 (US) DramaFamilyTV Movie 1h 45m

The inspiring story of a true American hero.

Overview

Raised in a poor Pennsylvania mining town by his immigrant parents, Pete Grey lost his right arm while still a young boy. But through the encouragement of his father and the constant coaching of his older brother, Pete never gives up on his dream of playing professional baseball. Driven by anger, he finally makes it to the big leagues. But it isn't until he agrees to meet a handicapped youngster who idolizes him that Pete finally becomes a genuine American hero.

  1. Mel Damski

    Director

  2. Burt Prelutsky

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Keith Carradine

    Keith Carradine

    Pete Grey

  2. Mare Winningham

    Mare Winningham

    Annie

  3. G.W. Bailey

    G.W. Bailey

    Tatum

  4. Charles Hallahan

    Charles Hallahan

    Nelson Gary Sr.

  5. Fionnula Flanagan

    Fionnula Flanagan

    Antoniette Wyshner

  6. Jack Kehoe

    Jack Kehoe

    Bloom

  7. Dennis Weaver

    Dennis Weaver

    Mr. Wyshner

  8. Huckleberry Fox

    Nelson Gary Jr.

  9. Mary Jo Deschanel

    Mary Jo Deschanel

    Mrs. Gary

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A Winner Never Quits

Status Released

Original Language English

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