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5 BASEBALL FILMS

by Pascal Grenier for Cinetalk.net

Opening Day in Major League Baseball is just a couple days away. Except for Boxing, no other sport was put on screen as often as baseball,  America’s pastime. 490 more words

Film Genres

4 Shots From 4 Films: The Natural, Field of Dreams, Eight Men Out, 42

4 Shots From 4 Films is just what it says it is, 4 shots from 4 of our favorite films. As opposed to the reviews and recaps that we usually post, 4 Shots From 4 Films is all about letting the visuals do the talking. 85 more words

Film

Filmmaking Quote #44 (John Sayles)

“I often say to people: ‘You absolutely can make movies. The idea of having a career in the movie business is a very, very different thing.’  174 more words

Screenwriting

I like to act. I work for scale. I don’t have an acting agent. I’m in the book. – John Sayles http://dlvr.it/KlxQvt

American

When I was really young I didn’t know that there was such a thing as a screenwriter. I wrote stories. – John Sayles http://dlvr.it/KgxGmz

American

SUNSHINE STATE

John Sayles, Writer/Director

This movie is a lot of fun, says something about its characters and comments upon burying the past and implementing the new in the United States. 205 more words

Eight Men Out (1988)

Written & Direction by John Sayles

With the recent announcement of the new Baseball Hall of Fame class, which includes my all time favorite player Ken Griffey Jr. 746 more words

Drama