Remake of the baseball musical where the devil steps in to grant the wish of an aging baseball fan who longs to see his losing team triumph. This version was made for television in 1967.
Damn Yankees! (1967) Comedy, Musical, Sport | 1h 40min | TV Movie 8 April 1967 7.1
Director: Kirk BrowningWriters: George Abbott, Douglass WallopStars: Phil Silvers, Lee Remick, Jerry LanningSummary: Wishing that his favorite baseball team, the Senators, win the pennant, Joe Hardy makes a deal with the devil (literally), Mr. Applegate, and becomes his alter-ego, Joe Hardy. However, during as a young man, Joe begins to have second thoughts of being a baseball star.