James Stewart: The Signature Collection
"The Stratton Story" (1949) is an excellent sports biography starring James Stewart as Monty Stratton, a pitcher with the Chicago White Sox whose career appears over when his leg is amputated after a hunting accident. Using an artificial leg and lots of determination, Stratton attempts to make an amazing comeback to the mound. With June Allyson, Frank Morgan and major leaguers Bill Dickey and Gene Bearden. Five-disc set also includes "The Naked Spur," "The Spirit Of St. Louis," "The FBI Story," "The Cheyenne Social Club," and "Firecreek." 11 1/3 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French.
- Sam Wood
- Black & White / Color
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: James Stewart, June Allyson, Janet Leigh, Henry Fonda, Murray Hamilton, Vera Miles, Patricia Smith, Shirley Jones, Frank Morgan, Robert Ryan, Agnes Moorehead, Sue Ane Langdon, Bartlett Robinson, Ralph Meeker, Larry Pennell, Nick Adams, Elaine Devry, Marc Connelly, Millard Mitchell, Bill Williams, Arthur Space, Bruce Cowling, Robert Middleton, Diane Jergens, Arch Johnson... More