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The Stratton Story

The Stratton Story(1949)

Also Known As: The Life of Monte Stratton |

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Brief Synopsis

True story of Monty Stratton, the baseball star who fought to continue his career after losing a leg.

Cast & Crew

Sam Wood Director
James Stewart Monty Stratton
June Allyson Ethel [Stratton]
Frank Morgan Barney Wile
Agnes Moorehead Ma Stratton
Bill Williams Eddie Dibson
Bruce Cowling Ted Lyons
Cliff Clark Josh Higgins
Dean White Luke Appling
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Cleveland, OH: 21 Apr 1949; New York opening: 12 May 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  A Sam Wood Production
EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  106 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Clarification - and Review

    Shari D. 2019-02-14

    In regard to another reviewer's statement that it was supposedly Jimmy Stewart who was hesitant to do the movie until it was pointed out that it could... MORE>

  • The Stratton Story on Criterion Collection DVD

    Jeffrey Kenison 2019-02-09

    This biographical classic should be good on Criterion Collection DVD. I like James Stewart and June Allyson. It also won an Oscar for Best Story. MORE>

  • The Stratton Story

    Priscilla Adkins 2016-09-27

    Love everyone in this movie, the story is well done but it is a bit distracting to have the main character be twice the age of the subject. I still like... MORE>