"BULL DURHAM" by Ron Shelton In baseball, you don't know nothing. DISSOLVE TO: JACKIE ROBINSON STEALS ROME -- Yogi Berra applies the tag. DISSOLVE TO: JOE DIMAGGIO WITH HIS SON in the Yankee clubhouse. A baseball, an old baseball card, a broken bat, a rosin bag, a jar of pine tar -- also a peacock feather, a silk shawl, a picture of Isadora Duncan. ANNIE TOUCHES PERFUME BEHIND HER EARS and, ever so slightly, in her cleavage.
--Yogi Berra Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball. --Casey Stengel Titles over -- FADE IN: A series of still photos. Clearly, the arrangement is -- A SHRINE -- And it glows with the candles like some religious altar. (beat) I've tried all the major religions and most of the minor ones -- I've worshipped Buddha, Allah, Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva, trees, mushrooms, and Isadora Duncan... Late afternoon light spills into the room, across fine old furniture, to a small dressing table.
So here's what will stave off obesity in your children: eating more homemade meals.
The US Department of Agriculture estimates that eating just one meal a week outside of the home can mean an extra two pounds in weight gain per year for the average person.
His giant upper body balanced delicately on tiny ankles and feet. DISSOLVE TO: TY COBB ROUNDS THIRD -- The most vicious ballplayer of them all, a balletic whirling dervish. PULLBACK REVEALS: A WALL COVERED WITH BASEBALL PICTURES behind a small table covered with objects and lit candles. Words flow from her Southern lips with ease, but her view of the world crosses Southern, National and International borders. ANNIE Besides, I'd never sleep with a player hitting under .250 unless he had a lot of R. (beat) Of course a guy will listen to anything if he thinks it's foreplay.
We hear a woman's voice in a North Carolina accent.
And -- (beat) There are 108 stitches in a baseball. ANNIE SLIPS ON THE RED HIGH HEELS -- Smoothing her hands up her calves as she does. The guys are so sweet -- they always stay and listen. ANNIE POSES IN FRONT OF THE MIRROR -- She smoothes her dress along her hips. A comic pitcher's windup full of twists and goofy choreography. Larry examines it as they talk -- And shoves the giant chaw into his mouth. EBBY is a great looking energetic man-child with the endless confidence, naivete and horniness of youth. A YOUNG WOMAN, MILLIE, 20, half nude, is dressing quickly.
For instance -- (beat) There are 108 beads in a Catholic rosary. (beat) Making love is like hitting a baseball -- you just got to relax and concentrate. SHE HOLDS OUR HER LEGS DISPLAYING THE HEELS, side by side. ANNIE The young players start off full of enthusiasm and energy but they don't realize that come July and August when the weather is hot it's hard to perform at your peak level. ANNIE Y'see there's a certain amount of "life-wisdom" I give these boys. Sometimes when I've got a ballplayer alone I'll just read Emily Dickinson or Walt Whitman to him. CLOSE ON A BASEBALL CLOWN -- MAX PATKIN, 60, at home plate doing his famous Bill Haley routine. A GROUP OF GROUPIES ENTERS THE PARK -- 20 year old girl/women, dressed in tight pants, tight everything. FIVE PLAYERS' WIVES AND THREE SMALL CHILDREN sit in a special box seat behind a small sign "Players' Wives". LARRY ROLLS SOME RED MAN CHEWING TOBACCO into a slab of pink bubble gum, carefully folding the corners, tucking it neatly together. CLOSE ON A BARE ASS -- Baseball uniform around the ankles, short t-shirt on top, and on top of that the head of EBBY CALVIN LALOOSH, baseball cap on backwards.
Intransitive sense of "become reconciled" is from 1660s. Ancient symbols of royalty : ASPS The venomous snake called an asp was a symbol of royalty in Ancient Egypt. "___ and Louis," 1956 jazz album : ELLA “Ella and Louis” was a studio album released in 1956, a collaboration between Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong with accompaniment by the Oscar Peterson Quartet. today’s grid features the names of cars, with each of those cars sitting “on wheels” i.e. I’ve shaded the model names of the cards in green in my grid: 9. The rise in childhood obesity has coincided with a fall in home cooking.Changes in family structures have played a role; as more mothers have entered the workforce, with both parents going out to work, family dinner has suffered: more than half of British families sit down to eat a meal together three times a week or fewer.