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The Resource Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford, Peggy Rajski ; directed and screenplay by John Sayles, (videorecording)

Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford, Peggy Rajski ; directed and screenplay by John Sayles, (videorecording)

Label
Eight men out
Title
Eight men out
Statement of responsibility
Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford, Peggy Rajski ; directed and screenplay by John Sayles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Based on the real-life scandal of 1919, the film tells the story of eight baseball players who plan to throw games for money, and the scorn and anger the scheme earned them
Member of
Cataloging source
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; music, Mason Daring
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English, French and Spanish with optional subtiltes in French and Spanish
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Clifton James, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd, Charlie Sheen, David Strathairn, D.B. Sweeney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1919-2008
  • 1966-
  • 1921-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pillsbury, Sarah
  • Sanford, Midge
  • Rajski, Peggy
  • Sayles, John
  • Asinof, Eliot
  • Cusack, John
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • James, Clifton
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
120
Series statement
Contemporary classics
Technique
live action
Label
Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford, Peggy Rajski ; directed and screenplay by John Sayles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a book by Eliot Asinof
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features include original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
47029948
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001827
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; produced by Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford, Peggy Rajski ; directed and screenplay by John Sayles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a book by Eliot Asinof
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features include original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
47029948
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001827
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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