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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
Title variation
8 men out
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
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Clifton James, Michael Lerner, Christopher Lloyd, Charlie Sheen, David Strathairn, D.B. Sweeney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1966-
  • 1920-2017
  • 1941-
  • 1938-
  • 1961-
  • 1955-
  • 1919-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sayles, John
  • Pillsbury, Sarah
  • Sanford, Midge
  • Rajski, Peggy
  • 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
  • Films for the hearing impaired
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
Copyright
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Eliot Asinof
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47248593
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc [120 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780792849476
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1001827
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 532252
  • (Sirsi) o47248593
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
Copyright
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Eliot Asinof
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47248593
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc [120 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780792849476
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1001827
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 532252
  • (Sirsi) o47248593
System details
DVD; dolby digital mono.; 1.85:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc

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