Beverly Hills, CA : MGM : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 
20th anniversary edDescription:
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 inLanguage:
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
John Cusack, Clifton James, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd, Charlie Sheen, David Strathairn, D.B. Sweeney, Kevin Tighe
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
Rating: G -- CHV rating: PG
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC
Dialogue in English or French, Spanish with English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
Related Searches: Asinof, Eliot, -- 1919-2008 -- Film adaptationsChicago White Sox (Baseball team) -- Drama -- HistoryWorld Series (Baseball) -- (1919) -- DramaBaseball -- Drama -- IllinoisSports -- Drama -- Corrupt practices -- IllinoisBaseball filmsHistorical filmsFilm adaptationsFiction filmsFeature filmsFeature films -- United StatesVideo recordings for the hearing impairedDVDAdded--201203 advd
Additional Credits: Sayles, John, 1950-Pillsbury, Sarah.Sanford, Midge.Cusack, John, 1966-James, Clifton, 1921-Lerner, Michael, 1941-Lloyd, Christopher, 1938-Sheen, Charlie.Strathairn, David.Sweeney, D. B. 1961- (Daniel Bernard),Daring, Mason.Asinof, Eliot, 1919-2008.Metro-Goldwyn-MayerTwentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
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