No No: A Dockumentary , movie

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On June 12, 1970, Dock Ellis threw a no-hitter for the Pittsburgh Pirates - on LSD. In 137 years of organized professional baseball, it’s the only no-hitter of its kind. Dock was often embroiled in controversy on & off the field.While professional baseball hadn’t fully embraced racial equality, he was an outspoken leader who lived the expression ‘Black is Beautiful!’ His fearlessness enabled him to become one of the most intimidating pitchers of the 70’s & a trailblazer for a new wave of civil rights.After retiring, Dock became as outspoken about his career-spanning substance abuse issues as he had been about intolerance.He spent decades utilizing his brash approach as a counselor, helping other addicts in their recoveries.Through intimate stories & a trove of archival footage, NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY brings Dock’s vibrant life to light, burnishing the legend & revealing the man behind it

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Release Date USA: January 20, 2014
Release Date: January 20, 2014


Genres: Documentary movies (298)
Studios: Independent movies (745)
Country: USA Movies (1694)

Runtime: 100 min
Director: Jeff Radice
Music: Adam Horovitz
Cast: Dock Ellis

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