It Happens Every Spring is about a chemist who invents a substance that repels wood and finds great success with it as a baseball player. He pitches his way to the World Series before he runs out of his secret weapon.
It Happens Every Spring (1949) Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport | 1h 27min | June 1949 (USA) 7.0
Director: Lloyd BaconWriters: Valentine Davies, Shirley W. SmithStars: Ray Milland, Jean Peters, Paul DouglasSummary: A college professor is working on a long term experiment when a baseball comes through the window destroying all his glassware. The resultant fluid causes the baseball to be repelled by wood. Suddenly he realizes the possibilities and takes a leave of absence to go to St. Louis to pitch in the big leagues where he becomes a star and propels the team to a World Series appearance.
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