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The Rookie

Dennis Quaid, Rachel Griffiths

Directed by John Lee Hancock
Rolling Stone: star rating
5 3
Community: star rating
5 3 0
April 10, 2002

Doh! I dodged The Rookie, thinking: Disney, true story, G-rated, Dennis Quaid playing a codger (he's thirty-five) who tries out for the majors and makes it. No thanks. Now I have seen it and I'm glad I did. John Lee Hancock's heartfelt movie scores a solid hit.

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