Whimsical family comedy set in the summer of 1962 in which a nerdy boy decides to join the neighborhood kids in playing baseball at a decrepit lot. When the boy borrows his stepfather's prize baseball-signed by no less than Babe Ruth-and it lands ina yard inhabited by the mysterious "Beast," it must be retrieved at any cost. Tom Guiry, Karen Allen, and James Earl Jones star. 101 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital Surround, French Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English, Spanish; featurette; TV spots; theatrical trailer.