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Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out is a drama film based on Eliot Asinof's 1963 book Eight Men Out: The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series. [1]

87 relations: Abe Attell, Arnold Rothstein, Barbara Garrick, Baseball (TV series), Bill Burns (baseball), Bill Irwin, Billy Maharg, Black Sox Scandal, Bob Costas, Buck Weaver, Bush Stadium, Charles Comiskey, Charlie Sheen, Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune, Chicago White Sox, Chick Gandil, Christopher Lloyd, Clifton James, D. B. Sweeney, David Strathairn, Dickey Kerr, Donald Patrick Harvey, Drama film, Dutch Ruether, Eddie Cicotte, Eddie Collins, Eliot Asinof, Elle (magazine), Fred McMullin, Gene Siskel, Gordon Clapp, Happy Felsch, Hugh Fullerton, Indiana, Indianapolis, Jace Alexander, James Read, Janet Maslin, John Anderson (actor), John Cusack, John Mahoney, John Sayles, John Tintori, Joseph J. Sullivan, Ken Burns, Kenesaw Mountain Landis, Kevin Tighe, Kid Gleason, Knuckleball, ..., Lefty Williams, M*A*S*H, Maggie Renzi, Major League Baseball, Martin Sheen, Mason Daring, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Michael Lerner (actor), Michael Mantell, Michael Rooker, MLB Network, Morrie Rath, Nancy Travis, Orion Pictures, Perry Lang, Ray Schalk, Red Faber, Review aggregator, Richard Edson, Ring Lardner, Ring Lardner, Jr., Robert Richardson (cinematographer), Roberto Clemente, Roger Ebert, Rotten Tomatoes, Shoeless Joe Jackson, Studs Terkel, Swede Risberg, The New York Times, The Pride of the Yankees, Variety (magazine), Wendy Makkena, Woman of the Year, World Series, 1919 Chicago White Sox season, 1919 Cincinnati Reds season, 1919 World Series. Expand index (37 more) »

Abe Attell

Abraham Washington "Abe" Attell (February 22, 1883 – February 7, 1970), often referred to by newspapers as "The Little Hebrew", was a boxer who became known for his record-setting, six year consecutive reign as World Featherweight Champion from 1906-1912, and his nearly consecutive ten year reign starting in 1902.

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Arnold Rothstein

Arnold Rothstein (January 17, 1882 – November 6, 1928),Pietrusza, David.

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Barbara Garrick

Barbara Garrick (born December 3, 1965) is an American actress.

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Baseball (TV series)

Baseball (1994) is an 18½ hour, Emmy Award-winning documentary series by Ken Burns about the game of baseball.

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Bill Burns (baseball)

William Thomas "Bill" Burns (January 27, 1880 – June 6, 1953), nicknamed "Sleepy Bill," was an American baseball player who played as a pitcher in Major League Baseball for five different teams from 1908 to 1912.

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Bill Irwin

William Mills "Bill" Irwin (born April 11, 1950) is an American actor, clown, and comedian.

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Billy Maharg

William Joseph Maharg, also known as William Joseph Graham (March 19, 1881 - November 20, 1953) has three distinct historical connections with Major League Baseball—first, as a replacement player in the 1912 Detroit Tigers' players strike; second, for a one-game stint with the Philadelphia Phillies in 1916, and third, for his role in the 1919 Chicago Black Sox Scandal.

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Black Sox Scandal

The Black Sox Scandal took place during the play of the 1919 World Series.

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Bob Costas

Robert Quinlan "Bob" Costas (born March 22, 1952) is an American sportscaster, on the air for NBC Sports television since the early 1980s.

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Buck Weaver

George Daniel "Buck" Weaver (August 18, 1890 – January 31, 1956) was an American shortstop and third baseman in Major League Baseball who played his entire career for the Chicago White Sox.

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Bush Stadium

Owen J. "Donie" Bush Stadium is the name of a former baseball stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Charles Comiskey

Charles Albert Comiskey (August 15, 1859 – October 26, 1931), nicknamed "Commy" or "The Old Roman", was an American Major League Baseball player, manager and team owner.

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Charlie Sheen

Carlos Irwin Estévez (born September 3, 1965), best known by his stage name Charlie Sheen, is an American actor.

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Chicago Sun-Times

The Chicago Sun-Times is a daily newspaper published in Chicago, Illinois.

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Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune is a major daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by the Tribune Publishing Company.

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Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox are an American professional baseball team based in the South Side of Chicago, Illinois.

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Chick Gandil

Charles Arnold "Chick" Gandil (January 19, 1888 – December 13, 1970) was a professional baseball player.

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Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938) is an American actor best known for his roles as Emmett "Doc" Brown in the Back to the Future trilogy, Jim Ignatowski in the television series Taxi, Uncle Fester in The Addams Family and its sequel Addams Family Values, and Judge Doom in Who Framed Roger Rabbit.

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Clifton James

George Clifton James (born May 29, 1921) is an American actor, best known for his roles as Sheriff J.W. Pepper alongside Roger Moore in the James Bond films Live and Let Die (1973) and The Man With The Golden Gun (1974), the sheriff in Silver Streak (1976), and as the floor walker prison guard in Cool Hand Luke (1967).

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D. B. Sweeney

Daniel Bernard "D.

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David Strathairn

David Russell Strathairn (born January 26, 1949) is an American actor.

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Dickey Kerr

Richard Henry "Dickey" Kerr (July 3, 1893 – May 4, 1963) was a starting pitcher for the Chicago White Sox from -. As a rookie, he won 13 games and both his starts in the 1919 World Series, which would lead to the permanent suspensions of eight of his teammates in the Black Sox Scandal.

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Donald Patrick Harvey

Donald Patrick Harvey II (born May 31, 1960) is an American actor and voice actor, known professionally as Don Harvey.

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Drama film

A drama film is a film genre that depends mostly on in-depth development of realistic characters dealing with emotional themes.

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Dutch Ruether

Walter Henry Ruether (born in Alameda, California; September 29, 1893 – May 16, 1970) was an American baseball player who pitched for five different Major League teams.

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Eddie Cicotte

Edward Victor Cicotte (June 19, 1884 – May 5, 1969), nicknamed "Knuckles", was an American right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball best known for his time with the Chicago White Sox.

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Eddie Collins

Edward Trowbridge Collins, Sr. (May 2, 1887 – March 25, 1951), nicknamed "Cocky", was an American Major League Baseball second baseman, manager and executive.

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Eliot Asinof

Eliot Asinof (July 13, 1919 – June 10, 2008) was an American writer of fiction and nonfiction best known for his writing about baseball.

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Elle (magazine)

Elle is a worldwide lifestyle magazine of French origin that focuses on fashion, beauty, health, and entertainment.

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Fred McMullin

Fred Drury McMullin (October 13, 1891 – November 20, 1952) was an American Major League Baseball third baseman.

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Gene Siskel

Eugene Kal "Gene" Siskel (January 26, 1946February 20, 1999) was an American film critic and journalist for the Chicago Tribune.

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Gordon Clapp

Gordon Clapp (born September 24, 1948) is an American actor, best known for portraying the role of Det. Greg Medavoy for all 12 seasons on the television series NYPD Blue, winning an Emmy Award in 1998.

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Happy Felsch

Oscar Emil "Happy" Felsch (August 22, 1891 – August 17, 1964) was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Chicago White Sox from 1915 to 1920.

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Hugh Fullerton

Hugh Stuart Fullerton III (10 Sep 1873 – 27 Dec 1945) was an influential American sportswriter of the first half of the 20th century.

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Indiana

Indiana is a U.S. state located in the midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North America.

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Indianapolis

Indianapolis is the capital of the U.S. state of Indiana and the county seat of Marion County.

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Jace Alexander

Jason "Jace" Alexander (born April 7, 1964) is an American television director and actor.

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James Read

James Christopher Read (born July 31, 1953) is an American actor, best known for his role of George Hazard in the North and South television miniseries.

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Janet Maslin

Janet R. Maslin (born August 12, 1949) is an American journalist, best known as a film and literary critic for The New York Times.

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John Anderson (actor)

John Anderson (October 20, 1922 – August 7, 1992) was an American character actor.

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John Cusack

John Paul Cusack (born June 28, 1966) is an American actor, producer and screenwriter.

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John Mahoney

John Mahoney (born 20 June 1940) is an English-born American actor.

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John Sayles

John Thomas Sayles (born September 28, 1950) is an American independent film director, screenwriter, editor, actor and novelist.

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John Tintori

John Tintori is an American film editor and director.

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Joseph J. Sullivan

Joseph J. "Sport" Sullivan (1870-1949) was an American bookmaker and gambler from Boston, Massachusetts who helped to initiate the 1919 Black Sox Scandal.

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Ken Burns

Kenneth Lauren "Ken" Burns (born July 29, 1953) is an American filmmaker, known for his style of using archival footage and photographs in documentary films.

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Kenesaw Mountain Landis

Kenesaw Mountain Landis (November 20, 1866 – November 25, 1944) was an American jurist who served as a federal judge from 1905 to 1922 and as the first Commissioner of Baseball from 1920 until his death.

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Kevin Tighe

Kevin Tighe (born Jon Kevin Fishburn; August 13, 1944) is an American actor who has worked in television, film, and theatre since the late 1960s.

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Kid Gleason

William Jethro "Kid" Gleason (October 26, 1866 – January 2, 1933) was an American Major League Baseball player and manager.

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Knuckleball

A knuckleball or knuckler is a baseball pitch thrown so as to minimize the spin of the ball in flight, causing an erratic, unpredictable motion.

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Lefty Williams

Claude Preston "Lefty" Williams (March 9, 1893 – November 4, 1959) was an American pitcher in Major League Baseball.

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M*A*S*H

M*A*S*H is an American media franchise consisting of a series of novels, a film, several television series, plays, and other properties, owned by 20th Century Fox and based on the semi-autobiographic fiction of Richard Hooker.

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Maggie Renzi

Maggie Renzi (born 1951) is an American Film producer and actress.

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Major League Baseball

Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that is the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.

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Martin Sheen

Ramón Antonio Gerardo Estévez (born August 3, 1940), better known by his stage name Martin Sheen, is an American actor who first achieved fame with roles in the films Badlands (1973) and Apocalypse Now (1979).

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Mason Daring

Mason K. Daring (born September 21, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American musician and composer of scores for film and television.

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Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. (abbreviated MGM, also known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, or simply Metro) is an American media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of feature films and television programs.

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Michael Lerner (actor)

Michael Lerner (born June 22, 1941) is an American actor.

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Michael Mantell

Michael Mantell is an American actor.

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Michael Rooker

Michael Rooker (born April 6, 1955) is an American actor, best known for his roles as Henry in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, Merle Dixon in The Walking Dead, Yondu Udonta in Guardians of the Galaxy, Frank Bailey in Mississippi Burning, Hal Tucker in Cliffhanger and Jared Svenning in Mallrats.

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MLB Network

MLB Network is an American television sports channel dedicated to baseball.

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Morrie Rath

Morris Charles "Morrie" Rath (December 25, 1886 – November 18, 1945) was an American baseball player.

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Nancy Travis

Nancy Ann Travis (born September 21, 1961) is an American actress.

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Orion Pictures

Orion Pictures Corporation is an American distribution company that produced and released films from 1978 until 1999, and was also involved in television production and syndication throughout the 1980s until the early 1990s.

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Perry Lang

Perry Lang (born December 24, 1959 in Palo Alto, California, US) is an American director, writer and actor.

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Ray Schalk

Raymond William Schalk (August 12, 1892 – May 19, 1970) was an American professional baseball player, coach, manager and scout.

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Red Faber

Urban Clarence "Red" Faber (September 6, 1888 – September 25, 1976) was an American right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball from through, playing his entire career for the Chicago White Sox.

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Review aggregator

A review aggregator is a system that collects reviews of products and services (such as films, books, video games, software, hardware and cars).

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Richard Edson

Richard Edson (born January 1, 1954) is an American actor and musician.

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Ring Lardner

Ringgold Wilmer Lardner (March 6, 1885 – September 25, 1933) was an American sports columnist and short story writer best known for his satirical writings about sports, marriage, and theatre drama.

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Ring Lardner, Jr.

Ringgold Wilmer "Ring" Lardner, Jr. (August 19, 1915 – October 31, 2000) was an American journalist and screenwriter blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studios during the Red Scare of the late 1940s and 1950s.

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Robert Richardson (cinematographer)

Robert Bridge Richardson, A.S.C. (born August 27, 1955) is an American cinematographer.

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Roberto Clemente

Roberto Enrique Clemente Walker (August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball player.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Joseph Ebert (June 18, 1942 – April 4, 2013) was an American film critic and historian, journalist, screenwriter and author.

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Rotten Tomatoes

Rotten Tomatoes is a website launched in 1998 devoted to film reviews and news; it is widely known as a film review aggregator.

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Shoeless Joe Jackson

Joseph Jefferson Jackson (July 16, 1887 – December 5, 1951), nicknamed "Shoeless Joe", was an American outfielder who played Major League Baseball in the early part of the 20th century.

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Studs Terkel

Louis "Studs" Terkel (May 16, 1912 – October 31, 2008) was an American author, historian, actor, and broadcaster.

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Swede Risberg

Charles August "Swede" Risberg (October 13, 1894 – October 13, 1975) was a Major League Baseball shortstop.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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The Pride of the Yankees

The Pride of the Yankees is a 1942 American film directed by Sam Wood and starring Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, and Walter Brennan.

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Variety (magazine)

Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine owned by Penske Media Corporation.

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Wendy Makkena

Wendy Makkena (born October 4, 1963) is an American actress.

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Woman of the Year

Woman of the Year (1942) is an American romantic comedy-drama film starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, written by Ring Lardner, Jr., Michael Kanin and John Lee Mahin, directed by George Stevens and produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

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World Series

The World Series is the annual championship series of Major League Baseball (MLB) in North America, contested since 1903 between the American League (AL) champion team and the National League (NL) champion.

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1919 Chicago White Sox season

The 1919 Chicago White Sox season was their 19th season in the American League.

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1919 Cincinnati Reds season

The 1919 Cincinnati Reds season was a season in American baseball.

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1919 World Series

The 1919 World Series matched the American League champion Chicago White Sox against the National League champion Cincinnati Reds.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eight_Men_Out

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