Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story is available in: English on Netflix Japan




Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story



The first and only Taiwanese player for the New York Yankees, Chien-Ming Wang held many titles: American League Wins Leader, World Series Champion, Olympian, Time 100 Most Influential, and The Pride of Taiwan. He had it all - until a 2008 injury forever altered the course of his career. Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story - named after the late sinking action on his signature pitch - follows the rise and fall of the international icon as he fights his way back into the Major Leagues through endless rehab programs and lengthy stints away from home, carrying the weight of the world on his battered shoulder. A poignant and intimate account of Wang’s steadfast quest, Late Life tells the story of a man who is unwilling to give up and unable to let go.


Injuries sidelined the bright career of New York Yankees pitcher Chien-Ming Wang. This documentary captures his relentless battle back to the majors.


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Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story (2018)
Rating: 5.9/10 (249 votes)
Director: Frank W Chen
Writer: Hui-Chuan Chan Wen-Hao Winston Chou (supporting writer)
Stars: Chien-ming Wang Neil Allen Brian Cashman Billy Connors
Runtime: 99 min
Rated: N/A
Genre: Documentary Sport
Released: 14 Dec 2018
Plot: The first and only Taiwanese player for the New York Yankees, Chien-Ming Wang held many titles: American League Wins Leader, World Series Champion, Olympian, Time 100 Most Influential, and ...