Cover image for Eight men out
Title:
Eight men out
Author:
Pillsbury, Sarah.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, CA : MGM DVD : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2008]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Film about the infamous 1919 Chicago White Sox scandal. The young, idealistic White Sox players who, despite being pennant winners, are treated with disdain by their penny-pinching owner/manager. Ripe for a money-making scheme, the demoralized team agrees to throw the World Series. But when they're defeated, a couple of sports writers smell a fix and a national scandal explodes.
General Note:
Title from container.

Based on the book by Eliot Asinof.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.

Special features: Audio commentary by director John Sayles; Two-part retrospective documentary; "The story behind the movie" featurette; "DB, the bat & the 2005 World Series" featurette.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG.
Added Uniform Title:
MGM DVD.
UPC:
883904102953
Format :
DVD