The Resource 4 film favorites : kids' sports collection (Little Giants, Surf Ninjas, Little Big League, Hometown Legend), (DVD)

4 film favorites : kids' sports collection (Little Giants, Surf Ninjas, Little Big League, Hometown Legend), (DVD)

4 film favorites : kids' sports collection (Little Giants, Surf Ninjas, Little Big League, Hometown Legend)
4 film favorites
Title remainder
kids' sports collection (Little Giants, Surf Ninjas, Little Big League, Hometown Legend)
Title variation
  • Four film favorites
  • Kids' sports collection
Title variation remainder
kids' sports collection
  • Little big league: An inspiring family comedy adventure about a boy's determination to put the fun back into baseball after inheriting the Minnesota Twins
  • Little Giants: A tale of brotherly love on trial and fatherly love in action, as the brother of an ex-football star coaches a team of misfits that includes his daughter
  • Hometown legend: Athens is a small town on its last legs. The town's high school is about to be closed down and their once mighty football team hasn't had a winning season in twelve years. All of those years ago, tragedy struck and the coach retired. But when that same coach returns for one final season, he brings a glimmer of hope. Now, the town will get one last chance at redemption
  • Surf ninjas: Brothers Johnny and Adam, laid back California surf-teens, discover they are the long-lost princes of a South Sea island paradise now ruled by Colonel Chi, a demented despot who is half man, half machine. The boys are transformed into ninja super-dudes in order to bring freedom and justice to their homeland, with the help of some ancient magic and an assortment of odd-ball allies!
Credits note
  • Little big league: Music, Stanley Clarke ; editor, Michael Jablow ; production designer, Jeffrey Howard ; director of photography, Donald E. Thorin ; executive producers, Steve Nicolaides, Andrew Bergman ; story, Gregory K. Pincus
  • Little Giants: Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; editor, Donn Cambern ; story, James Ferguson, Robert Shallcross ; music, John Debney
  • Hometown legend: Director of photography, Mark Petersen ; editor, Daniel Cahn ; original music, Dan Haseltine, Joe Hogue ; costume designer, Liz Staub ; production designer, Alice Baker
  • Surf ninjas: Directors of photography, Arthur Albert, Victor Hammer ; edited by Tom Walls ; music composed by David Kitay
Intended audience
Rated PG. Some material may not be suitable for children. Little big league: some mild language and sensuality. Little Giants: kids' rude language and pranks. Hometown legend: language and sports violence. Surf ninjas: comic martial arts action and some mild language
Language note
  • Little big league: English, French, and Spanish dialogue and subtitles. Little Giants: English and French dialogue; English, French, and Spanish subtitles. Hometown legend: English and French subtitles. Surf ninjas: English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Little big league: Luke Edwards, Timothy Busfield, Jason Robards, John Ashton
  • Little Giants: Rick Moranis, Ed O'Neill, John Madden
  • Hometown legend: Terry O'Quinn, Lacey Chabert, Nick Cornish, Kirk B.R. Woller, Ian Bohen, Mary Pat Gleason
  • Surf ninjas: Ernie Reyes, Jr., Rob Schneider, Tone Loc, John Karlen, Nicolas Cowan, Ernie Reyes, Sr., Leslie Nielsen
Target audience
live action
4 film favorites : kids' sports collection (Little Giants, Surf Ninjas, Little Big League, Hometown Legend), (DVD)
4 film favorites : kids' sports collection (Little Giants, Surf Ninjas, Little Big League, Hometown Legend), (DVD)
  • Title from container
  • Little big league and Little Giants: originally released as motion pictures in 1994
  • Hometown legend: originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Surf ninjas: originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features (Little big league): Making-of featurette; Let's play ball coaching challenge; cast & crew filmographies; theatrical trailers
  • Special features (Little Giants): Commentary by Shawna Waldron, director Duwayne Dunham, and screenwriter Robert Shallcross; cast/director film highlifgts; theatrical trailer
  • Special features (Hometown legend): Behind-the-scenes with Jerry B. Jenkins; Commentary by producer Dallas Jenkins and director James Anderson; Who is Jerry B. Jenkins?; Jerry B. Jenkins literary highlights; Jars of Clay Collide music video; theatrical trailer
  • Special features (Surf ninjas): Pick that flick challenge; theatrical trailer
  • GMD: videorecording
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Carrier category
Carrier category code
Carrier MARC source
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
Content type MARC source
  • Harold & Kumar to to White castle
  • (Unrated version)
  • Semi-pro
  • Beerfest
  • (Unrated version)
  • Mr. Woodcock
  • Disc 1. Little big league / Castle Rock Entertainment ; screenplay, Gregory K. Pincus, Adam Scheinman ; producer, Mike Lobell ; director, Andrew Scheinman (1994, 119 min.) -- Little Giants / Warner Bros. presents an Amblin Entertainment production ; produced by Arne L. Schmidt ; screenplay by James Ferguson ... [et al.] ; directed by Duwayne Dunham (1994, 106 min.). Disc 2. Hometown legend / Jenkins Entertainment presents a James Anderson film ; written by Shawn Hoffman & Michael Patwin ; produced by Dallas Jenkins ; directed by James Anderson (2002, 108 min.) ; -- Surf ninjas / New Line Cinema production ; written by Dan Gordon ; produced by Evzen Kolar ; directed by Neal Israel (1992, 87 min.){systemControlNumber
4 3/4 in.
4 videodiscs (420 min.)
Media category
Media MARC source
Media type code
Medium for sound
Other control number
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround 5.1, Dolby Digital surround stereo; double-sided. Little big league: fullscreen presentation. Little Giants: widescreen (16x9). Hometown legend: full screen version. Surf ninjas: full screen and widescreen (16x9) versions
Video recording format
Processing Feedback ...