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Darryl Palmer (Michael O'Keefe) is a major league baseball player who meets and pursues an attractive singer (Rebecca De Mornay). After some setbacks, the two are married and sent on an emotional journey that sees his career take off, while hers doesn't. When she gives up her dreams to support her husband, she can't escape her own unhappiness. With a separation on the horizon, Darryl must choose between his big-league life and his one true love.

  1. Neil Simon

    Writer

  2. Hal Ashby

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael O'Keefe

    Michael O'Keefe

    Darryl Palmer

  2. Rebecca De Mornay

    Rebecca De Mornay

    Debby Huston

  3. Randy Quaid

    Randy Quaid

    Moose

  4. Cleavant Derricks

    Cleavant Derricks

    Manny

  5. Martin Ritt

    Martin Ritt

    Burly DeVito

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Status Released

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  • March 29, 1985
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget -

Revenue $1,878,561.00

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