“Soul of the Game” is a drama set during the era of racial integration in Major League Baseball. It centers on the competition between two African American baseball legends aiming to become the first black Major Leaguer. Their dreams are thwarted when a rookie, Jackie Robinson, is chosen by the Brooklyn Dodgers to break the racial barrier, setting the stage for a pivotal showdown.
As Branch Rickey, the Brooklyn Dodgers’ general manager, seeks the right candidate for this historic moment, he considers not just talent but also the resilience needed to withstand hostility and prejudice. The film delves into the challenges and tensions among these three players, leading to a groundbreaking decision that reshapes baseball history.
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