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[14 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces ‘The Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest’ to Celebrate the Opening of the New Film ‘Million Dollar Arm’

To celebrate the release of the new film Million Dollar Arm, Disney is hosting The Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest.
Amateur baseball pitchers are invited to qualify in the preliminary round of the Million Dollar Arm Pitching Contest at the Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland, or the Tribeca/ESPN Sports Day at the Tribeca Family Festival in New York City. Contestants can be male or female, and must be at least 18 years old and residents of the United States.
The top three contestants from each tryout location – those who throw the …

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[2 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney Studios Announce 2014 Movie Release Dates

After a huge year at the box office in 2013, Walt Disney Studios has just announced the release dates for its 2014 movie slate.
Starting out the year on February 28 is The Wind Rises from Touchstone Pictures. The movies stars the voice talents of Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt, Martin Short, John Krasinski, Jennifer Grey, Stanley Tucci, and more.
The film was director Hayao Miyazaki’s final film and follows the story of Jiro who dreams of flying but is unable to become a pilot. Instead, he becomes one of the world’s most …

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[1 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Production Begins on Disney’s ‘Million Dollar Arm’ – Film Slated for 2014 Release

Production has started on a new Disney film starring Jon Hamm. The based-on-a-true-story film, Million Dollar Arm is set to film in India, Georgia, and Los Angeles.
The movie follows JB Bernstein, a once-successful sports agent who finds himself being edged out by his competitors. After watching a cricket match on TV one night, JB comes up with a radical idea that will take him and his partner Aash to India to find the next baseball pitching sensation. JB jets off to India with a gifted but grumpy scout (Alan Arkin) …

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[10 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Jon Hamm to Star in Disney’s ‘Million Dollar Arm’

It’s official: Jon Hamm of Mad Men is slated to play the lead role in Disney’s upcoming baseball flick Million Dollar Arm.
The film follows sports agent J.B. Bernstein on his quest to discover baseball talent in India, where he recruits two cricket players – Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel – to play for a professional baseball team. Based on a true story, Million Dollar Man was written by Thomas McCarthy and will be produced by Mark Ciardi, Gordon Gray, Joe Roth and Palak Patel.
Production on the film is set …