Returning Mickey Stern

Returning Mickey Stern

Returning Mickey Stern is a 2002 comedy film written and directed by Michael Prywes. It stars Joseph Bologna, Tom Bosley, Renée Taylor, Connie Stevens, and Joshua Fishbein and was shot almost entirely on Fire Island, off the coast of Long Island, NY. It is the story of a former professional baseball player who discovers a second chance at life and love on the island. The film opened in theaters in New York, Los Angeles, and Massachusetts in 2003, and was released by Pathfinder Home Entertainment on DVD in 2006.


Mickey Stern is signed by the New York Yankees to play baseball out of high school. He also falls in love with an older woman, Leah, but his professional and personal lives are disrupted by the Korean War.

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    director Michael Prywes
    editor Suzanne Pillsbury
    genre comedy
    keywords korean war new york yankees spit
    musicBy Jeff Jones
    producer Joseph Bologna
    publisher Metroscape Entertainment
    theme high school