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UNIVERSAL TO RELEASE 'MR. BASEBALL,' STARRING TOM SELLECK, NATIONWIDE ON OCT. 2

 UNIVERSAL TO RELEASE 'MR. BASEBALL,'
 STARRING TOM SELLECK, NATIONWIDE ON OCT. 2
 UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Pictures will release the comedy "Mr. Baseball," starring Tom Selleck, in more than 1,800 theaters on Oct. 2.
 Selleck stars as Jack Elliot, a rebellious, fun-loving major league ballplayer who struggles to revive his career by playing for a Japanese baseball team. He meets his match in Uchiyama, the team's stiff-necked manager, played by popular Japanese actor Ken Takakura ("Black Rain").
 Directed by Fred Schepisi ("Roxanne," "The Russia House"), "Mr. Baseball" was produced by Schepisi, Doug Claybourne ("The War of the Roses," "Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse") and Robert Newmyer from a script by Gary Ross, Kevin Wade and Monte Merrick. The film also features Dennis Haysbert, Toshi Shioya and newcomer Aya Takanashi.
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 /CONTACT: Alan Sutton of Universal Pictures, 818-777-4598/ CO: Universal Pictures ST: California IN: ENT SU:


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