The Sandlot: Heading Home
The Sandlot: Heading Home (also known as The Sandlot 3 or The Sandlot 3: Heading Home), is a 2007 film directed by William Dear and starring Luke Perry, Danny Nucci and Sarah Deakins. It is the second direct-to-video sequel to the 1993 theatrical film The Sandlot and the first direct-to-video sequel The Sandlot 2. It was released straight to DVD on May 1, 2007. It is the final Sandlot film to date.
Successful, arrogant baseball superstar Tommy "Santa" Santorelli of the Los Angeles Dodgers is knocked unconscious by a wild pitch after being blinded by a mistakenly launched fireworks display, a pitch hits him and knocks him unconscious. Tommy wakes up as his soon to be 13-year old self, and to all of his childhood friends, in the year 1976. When he attempts to explain what's happened to his mother Sara, she calls the doctor, with whom he quarrels. After Tommy leaves the office the doctor and Sara discuss her being diagnosed with Cancer.
|author||Allie Dvorin Keith Mitchell|
|keywords||baseball team cancer childhood friends claim game los angeles los angeles dodgers married old friends want win|
|publisher||20th Century Fox Home Entertainment|
|theme||coming-of-age direct-to-video sequel sports|