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Headin Home


Heading Home is a 1920 Silent feature starring Babe Ruth.

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Heading Home (also called Headin' Home) is a 1920 American silent film directed by Lawrence C. Windom. It attempts to create a mythology surrounding the life of baseball player Babe Ruth.
The screenplay was written by Arthur "Bugs" Baer from a story by Earle Browne. Besides Ruth, it stars Ruth Taylor (actress), William Sheer and Margaret Seddon (actress).

Plot summary

Ruth stars in the film, playing himself, but the details of his life are completely fictionalized. In the film, Ruth comes from a small country town and has a loving home life, but in real life, he grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, and spent most of his childhood in a ormatory In the film, shades of the baseball movie The Natural, Ruth cuts down a tree to make his own


Category:1920 films
Category:American films
Category:American comedy-drama films
Category:Sports comedy films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:American silent feature films
Category:Baseball films
Category:1920s comedy-drama films

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