Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out

Disgruntled Chicago White Sox stand trial for allegedly throwing the 1919 World Series.

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Eight Men Out

Description

Historical drama119 Mins1988PG
Starts02/01/2022Expires09/01/2022

The Chicago White Sox, who are set to play the Cincinnati Reds in the World Series of 1919, are at odds with their team's owner, Charles Comiskey (Clifton James), who pays his players unsatisfactory wages despite the team's popularity. A group of professional gamblers offers the Sox's best athletes a fortune to throw the series, and the players agree. However, their reputations and careers are ruined when the dark secret, dubbed the "Black Sox Scandal," reaches the public consciousness.

Moods

  • Solemn
  • Gritty

Cast