Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story
|Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story|
Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story movie poster
|Directed by||Greg Carter|
|Produced by||Benjamin O. Jimerson-Phillips|
|Written by||Keith Kjornes|
Annette P. Jimerson
Jessica M. Jimerson
Bellinger-Bethea X Films
|February 11, 2005|
Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story is a 2005 American independent film, directed by Greg Carter and Benjamin O. Jimerson-Phillips, Executive Producers Charlie Bellinger, J.R. Richard & Larry Johnson; and Produced by Benjamin O. Jimerson-Phillips, and Bruce Dalton, starring David Ramsey and Charles Durning two time Academy Award Nominee. The film is a biopic tale of the Houston Astros baseball Pitcher J. R. Richard, his life high points and struggles. It was shot by Bellinger-7 Films, which is owned by Ms. Charlie Bellinger-Bethea, former wife of Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Elvin Bethea, and done in association with Nexus Films & Adept Films Inc.
The story of famed Houston Astros baseball Pitcher J.R. Richard, from his early life in Louisiana, to his beginnings as a major baseball player in 1969, leading up to the massive stroke he suffered in 1980, leaving his only true Resurrection to his close friends and fans back into baseball.
- David Ramsey as J.R. Richard
- Charles Durning as Frank McNally
- Kenya Moore as Leticia
- Sara Stokes as Pamela
- Ron Finberg as Wally Cruise
- Annette P. Jimerson as Secretary
- Jessica M. Jimerson as Jessy
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