Bad News Bears - featured Walter Matthau Tatum O'Neal 40th anniversary

This will make many 70’s kids feel old. Its been 40 years since this wonderful movie came out.

How many saw it in the theater? I did. Loved it and have seen it at least ten times on VHS. My kids watched it in the 90’s.

This wonderful article has interviews with the surviving cast and director. Giving all the casting decisions and behind the scenes production details of this classic movie.

40th anniversary Article

Saw it in the theater with my family. I was nine. I had a bit of a crush on Tatum O’Neal since Paper Moon.

Me and at least one brother were still playing Little League and my father always managed one of our teams, and coached for the other.

I more than occasionally say “Crud!”