"Eight Men Out" quotes

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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
Writer: Eliot Asinof, John Sayles
Production: N/A
Year: 1988
MetaScore: 71/100
ImdbRating: 7.2
BoxOffice: $5,680,515
Released: 29 Jun 1989
Awards: 2 nominations

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Cast

Dickie Kerr - Jace Alexander
Buck Weaver - John Cusack
Ray Schalk - Gordon Clapp
Swede Risberg - Don Harvey
Eddie Collins - Bill Irwin
Fred McMullin - Perry Lang
Kid Gleason - John Mahoney
Lefty Williams - James Read
Chick Gandil - Michael Rooker
Hap Felsch - Charlie Sheen
Eddie Cicotte - David Strathairn
'Shoeless' Joe Jackson - D.B. Sweeney
Smitty - James Desmond
Ring Lardner - John Sayles
Hugh Fullerton - Studs Terkel
Billy Maharg - Richard Edson
Arnold Rothstein - Michael Lerner
Bill Burns - Christopher Lloyd
Abe Attell - Michael Mantell
Sport Sullivan - Kevin Tighe
Heydler - Eliot Asinof
Ban Johnson - Clyde Bassett
Charles Comiskey - Clifton James
Rothstein's Lawyer - John D. Craig
Austrian - Michael Laskin
Ahearn - Randle Mell
Ben Short - Bill Raymond
Helen Weaver - Barbara Garrick
Kate Jackson - Wendy Makkena
Rose Cicotte - Maggie Renzi
Lyria Williams - Nancy Travis
Peewee - Brad Garrett
Scooter - Jesse Vincent
Writer - Jerry Brent
Writer - Robert Walsh
Writer - Richard Lynch
Writer - Gary Williams
Heckler - Ken Berry
Enemy Fan - David Rice
Browns Umpire - Tom Marshall
Grabiner - Jack Merrill
Winslow - Josh Thompson
Woman in Bar - Julie Whitney
Woman in Bar - Dana Roi
Reds Player - J. Dennis Newman
Reds Catcher - Charles Siebert
Cincinnati Umpire - Jim Martindale
Chicago Umpire - Bill Jennings
Announcer - David Hinman
Hired Killer - Danton Stone
Irish Tenor - Patrick Grant
Betting Man - Tim Laughter
Attendant - Brad Armacost
Reporter - Jim Stark
Reporter - Brad Griffith
Reporter - Steve Salge
Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis - John Anderson
Judge Friend - Dick Cusack
Jury Foreman - Rich Komenich
New Jersey Fan - Patrick Brown
New Jersey Fan - John Griesemer
New Jersey Fan - Charles Yankoglu
New Jersey Fan - Michael B. Preston
Newspaper Reporter - John E. Blazier
Ball Park usher - Luther Creek
Scoreboard Kid - Andy Dominianni
Cincinnati Reds Reporter - Timothy Skyler Dunigan
Usher - Sam Gaw
Cheering Fan - Gary Kramer
Reporter - Steve Mirer
Reporter - Darrin Murrell
Reporter - Wayne Pyle
Young Baseball Fan - Drew Stewart
Walter 'Dutch' Reuther - Nick Thompson
Concessions Worker - Ryan Weatherford
Reds Player - Aaron Weiler