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  • Genres : Drama, History
  • Languages : English
  • Year of production : 1988
  • Cinema release date : 02/09/1988
  • Duration : 2h00'
  • Budget : $6,000,000
  • Incomes : $5,680,515


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  • Fora da Jogada
  • Восьмерка выбывает из игры (Команда вне игры)


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Eight Men Out (1988)

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The 1919 Chicago White Sox are considered the greatest team in baseball and, in fact, one of the greatest ever assembled to that point. However, the team's owner, Charles Comiskey, is a skinflint with little inclination to reward his players for a spectacular season.

When a gambling syndicate led by Arnold Rothstein gets wind of the players' discontent, it offers a select group of Sox — including star pitcher Eddie Cicotte — more money to play badly than they would have earned by winning the World Series against the Cincinnati Reds.

A number of players, like Chick Gandil, Swede Risberg, and Lefty Williams, gladly go along with the scheme. The team's greatest star, Shoeless Joe Jackson, is depicted as being not very bright and not entirely sure what is going on. Buck Weaver, meanwhile, is included with the seven others but insists that he wants nothing to do with the fix.


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