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The story of Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball team on a budget, by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.

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Directed by

Bennett Miller

Written by

Aaron Sorkin (Screenplay)
Steven Zaillian (Screenplay)
Stan Chervin (Story)
Michael Lewis (Book)
Brian Alexander (Script Consultant)

Runtime

134 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

What are you really worth?

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

#406 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Motion Picture of the Year Brad Pitt

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Brad Pitt

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Jonah Hill

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Steven Zaillian