The Hill (PG) Release Date: August 18th, 2023
Runtime: 2 hr. 6 min.
Director: Jeff Celentano
Genres: Drama
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Colin Ford, Joelle Carter, Randy Houser
Growing up impoverished in small-town Texas, young Rickey Hill shows an extraordinary ability for hitting a baseball, despite being burdened by leg braces from a degenerative spinal disease. His stern, pastor father (Dennis Quaid) discourages Rickey from playing baseball to protect him from injury, and to have him follow in his footsteps and become a preacher. As a young man, Rickey (Colin Ford) becomes a baseball phenomenon. His desire to participate in a try-out for a legendary major league scout divides the family and threatens Rickey's dream of playing professional baseball.