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PG-13| 2 hr. 13 min.

Plot Summary
Billy Beane (Brad Pitt), general manager of the Oakland A's, one day has an epiphany: Baseball's conventional wisdom is all wrong. Faced with a tight budget, Beane must reinvent his team by outsmarting the richer ball clubs. Joining forces with Ivy League graduate Peter Brand (Jonah Hill), Beane prepares to challenge old-school traditions. He recruits bargain-bin players whom the scouts have labeled as flawed, but have game-winning potential. Based on the book by Michael Lewis.

Cast: Brad Pitt , Jonah Hill , Philip Seymour Hoffman , Robin Wright , Chris Pratt , Stephen Bishop , Reed Diamond , Brent Jennings

Director: Bennett Miller

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Moneyball (2011)

Release Date: September 23rd, 2011|2 hr. 13 min.

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  • Moneyball is one of the best and most viscerally exciting films of the year. show more

  • Naysayers have been claiming for years that the "Moneyball" book wouldn't work as a movie. But ultimately, it's the cinematic touches that keep this film version from becoming something exceptional. show more

  • Never before, though, have statistics added up to such electrifying entertainment. After the mostly minor-league productions of recent months, this movie, which was directed by Bennett Miller, renews your belief in the power of movies. show more

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  • October 09, 2012 xs00000000129376
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    I dont know much about baseball but the movie was good. I think Brad Pitt did a great Job in it, Great acting.

  • July 06, 2012 ENGLISH
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    The movie was very good and Brad Pitt did an excellent job of acting. A good insight of the game.

  • May 28, 2012 pksotter
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    We enjoyed the movie, but we felt that we were watching Robert Redford. Many of Brad Pitt\'s mannerisms and the way he talked sounded very much like Redford. If Pitt is modeling Redford, he did an excellent job!

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