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Tuesday, January 10, 2012

A Mile In His Shoes (DVD Review)



** See giveaway details down below **

Movie Details:

Release Date: January 10, 2012

Run time: 91 minutes
Starring: Dean Cain, Luke Schroder, Jarod Joseph, Jesse Hutch, Anna Mae Routledge, Jaren Brandt Bartlett
Director: William Dear
Studio: Vivendi Entertainment
MPPA: PG
Genre: Drama,Family


Cafe Lily's Review:

This is a wonderful "feel-good" family movie, especially appealing for those who love baseball.   Luke Schroder (who looks just like his father, Rick Schroder!!) does a fantastic job with his debut role in this movie.  This story is based on the book, The Legend of Mickey Tussler by Frank Nappi and tells the story of Mickey Tussler, an 18 year old boy with Asperger’s Syndrome.   Mickey is an only child and lives on a farm in Indiana.   He is discovered by River Rats baseball coach Arthur Murphy (played by Dean Cain), who is looking for a pitcher.   Mickey has never been away from the family farm and his overprotective parents reluctantly agree to let him try out for the semi-professional baseball team.

From there, a heart-warming story evolves and although there a few scenes that are hard to watch (Mickey gets picked on), overall this is a fantastic, clean movie!  I highly recommend adding this one to your movie library!


**GIVEAWAY:

If you would like a chance to win a copy of this dvd, please do the following:

1) Share the link to this blog post anywhere and everywhere!    (Facebook, Twitter, Your blog, message boards, etc)

2) Leave me a comment letting me know where you posted my blog link.

3) Leave me your name and working email address so I can contact you, if you win.


Winner will be drawn on Wednesday, January 18th.    Congratulations to Laura!!



Disclosure of Material Connection:

I received this dvd free for review.  I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own.

  

7 comments:

~Cindy~ said...

I posted it on my facebook...

lollipops said...

I would love an opportunity to win this dvd. Laura

lighthouse(dot)lover(at)gmail(dot)com

~Cindy~ said...

I also posted it on my pinterest, been getting lots of hits there lately..

Christina (Berry) Tarabochia said...

I tweeted it, which feed into facebook, which feeds to linked in, which feeds to the banner on my blog, which links so my website ... :D

Robin Quick said...

Posted on twitter
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Robin Quick said...

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Cafe Lily Book Reviews said...

Congratulations to Laura for winning this dvd!