Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out
Eight Men Out

Year

1988

Duration

114 minutes

Genres

Drama, Sport

Language

English

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Synopsis

What is arguably the US's greatest-ever sporting scandal took place in 1919 when eight players from the Chicago White Sox baseball team deliberately lost the World Series for money. But you don't need to be a baseball fan to enjoy this sharp and funny drama, which asks why these big stars, feeling that they were underpaid and unappreciated, decided to risk their careers for payouts from gambling consortiums.

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15 Classification

This film has one use of strong bad language

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