About the film
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Fear Strikes Out
Release Date: March 20, 1957
|Producers||:||Alan J. Pakula, Bert McKay|
|Writers||:||Ted Berkman, Raphael Blau|
Sports biopic depicting the athletic, domestic, and emotional struggles of Jimmy Piersall (Anthony Perkins). He achieved stardom as a member of the Boston Red Sox but battled mental illness and intense pressure from his father.