Eight Men Out Movie Download

Eight Men Out YTS

1988
Action / Drama / History / Sport
32
7.2/10
22K
1 hr 59 min

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Eight Men Out yts
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Plot Summary:
A dramatization of the Black Sox scandal when the underpaid Chicago White Sox accepted bribes to deliberately lose the 1919 World Series.
Director
John Sayles
Top Cast
Christopher Lloyd as ‘Sleepy’ Bill Burns

John Mahoney as William ‘Kid’ Gleason

John Cusack as George ‘Buck’ Weaver

Charlie Sheen as Oscar ‘Hap’ Felsch


Eight Men Out 1988 720p torrent details

860 MB
1280*694
English 2.0
NR

Subtitles
23.976 fps
1 hr 59 min
Seeds 2.

Eight Men Out 1988 1080p torrent details

1.8 GB
1920*1040
English 2.0
NR

Subtitles
23.976 fps
1 hr 59 min
Seeds 13.

Eight Men Out review

Reviewed by mjneu59

7 / 10

the antidote to Field of Dreams
When the team that couldn’t be beat threw the World Series in 1919 they did more than deliberately lose a few baseball games; they corrupted the National Pastime and ushered the sport out of its age of innocence. Writer director John Sayles succeeds in showing exactly how and why eight players on the best team in baseball set in motion what had to be one of the most poorly conceived, organized and executed conspiracies in the whole history of graft, and in his usual role as a champion of the working class portrays the guilty players as victims of money-grubbing corporate exploitation (represented both by team management and organized crime).

But it’s all the cynical wheeling and dealing behind the Black Sox scandal which make the film so fascinating. The story might have been unbelievable if it wasn’t entirely true, but like any aspect of real life the details are messy and inconclusive. Most of the film recounts the mechanics of the fix; events during the subsequent exposure and trial are telescoped too quickly into the final forty minutes or so, which makes sense: in any conspiracy the crime is always more interesting than the punishment.

It helps to be at least slightly familiar with the huge cast of characters involved: players, gamblers, reporters and so forth. A few scenes have been added for dramatic unity, and others were abbreviated to maintain a consistent pace, but all the facts are there, and Sayles manages to pull them all together in an entertaining history lesson from our collective adolescence, re-creating that fateful moment when the boys of summer grew up for good.Read More

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