Jackie Robinson in 42

Jackie Robinson in 42

Based on the real-life player Jackie Robinson, "42" is a biographical film about the integration of Jackie Robinson into Major League Baseball. He was the first African-American player to break the color barrier when he was signed to the Brooklyn Dodgers, and wore the number 42 for his entire professional career. In his honor, Major League Baseball retired the number 42 throughout the league.

Jackie Robinson in 42 Costume

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