The Washington Times-Herald

April 9, 2013

Movie preview: “42”


Rated: PG-13 for thematic elements, including language

Running time: 2 hr 8 min

Cast: Harrison Ford, Chadwick Boseman, Christopher Meloni

Plot: The story of Jackie Robinson is told in this biopic of his life and career as he paved a new road for minorities by being the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball since the racial barrier was put in place in the late 1800s.