Why to Watch - Moneyball

This is not a sports movie, it’s a movie about someone who was able to change the rules of a tradition based, old school institution. Think “The Big Short” for baseball.



Moneyball (2011) Biography, Drama, Sport | 133min | September 23, 2011 (United States) 7.6
Director: Bennett MillerWriter: Steven Zaillian, Aaron Sorkin, Stan ChervinStars: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah HillSummary: Oakland A's GM Billy Beane is handicapped with the lowest salary constraint in baseball. If he ever wants to win the World Series, Billy must find a competitive advantage. Billy is about to turn baseball on its ear when he uses statistical data to analyze and place value on the players he picks for the team. —Douglas Young (the-movie-guy)


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