Marriott International and Marriott Rewards, the company’s loyalty program, are hitting a home run with 42, the upcoming film about baseball legend Jackie Robinson, who became an American hero when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947, forever breaking Major League Baseball’s color line.
“We want 42 to be a winner because we believe Jackie Robinson is a powerful role model and inspiration to people everywhere who aspire for greater opportunities,” said Ed French, senior vice president, Marriott Rewards.
Scheduled for release April 12th, 42 is a presentation of Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures. The film also stars Harrison Ford as Dodgers GM and President Branch Rickey and Nicole Beharie as Jackie’s wife, Rachel.
Marriott Rewards is free to join and has no blackout dates and members can earn and redeem points at more than 3,600 Marriott International hotels around the world and at Marriott Rewards’ luxury partner, The Ritz-Carlton. Members can also redeem points for frequent flyer miles, cruises, car rentals, merchandise and more.