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The Resource Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford and Peggy Rajski ; director/screenplay, John Sayles, (videorecording)

Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford and Peggy Rajski ; director/screenplay, John Sayles, (videorecording)

Label
Eight men out
Title
Eight men out
Statement of responsibility
Orion Pictures Corporation ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford and Peggy Rajski ; director/screenplay, John Sayles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
DMM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Richardson ; editor, John Tintori ; music, Mason Daring
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
Closed-captioned; soundtracks in English, French, Spanish; subtitles in French and Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E54 2001
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Clifton James, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd, Charlie Sheen, David Strathairn, D.B. Sweeney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1966-
  • 1921-
  • 1941-
  • 1938-
  • 1961-
  • 1955-
  • 1919-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pillsbury, Sarah
  • Sanford, Midge
  • Rajski, Peggy
  • Sayles, John
  • Cusack, John
  • James, Clifton
  • Lerner, Michael
  • Lloyd, Christopher
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Strathairn, David
  • Sweeney, D. B.
  • Richardson, Robert
  • Tintori, John
  • Daring, Mason
  • Asinof, Eliot
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
120
Series statement
MGM contemporary classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford and Peggy Rajski ; director/screenplay, John Sayles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Eliot Asinof
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm47248593
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792849476
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 control number
(OCoLC)47248593
System details
DVD; dolby digital mono.; 1.85:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Eight men out, Orion Pictures Corporation ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury, Midge Sanford and Peggy Rajski ; director/screenplay, John Sayles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Eliot Asinof
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm47248593
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792849476
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 control number
(OCoLC)47248593
System details
DVD; dolby digital mono.; 1.85:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc

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