The Scout (1994)

Director
Michael Ritchie

Main cast
Brendan Fraser; Albert Brooks; Dianne Wiest; Anne Twomey; Lane Smith

Genres
Comedy, Drama

Description
When his star recruit botches a Major League Baseball debut, humiliated talent scout Al Percolo (Albert Brooks) gets banished to rural Mexico, where he finds a potential gold mine in the arm of young phenom Steve Nebraska (Brendan Fraser). Soon, the Bronx Bombers put a $55 million contract on the table -- provided a psychiatrist (Dianne Wiest) can affirm Nebraska's mental stability. Watch for Yankees owner George Steinbrenner's cameo.


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