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Moneyball

  1. Baseball’s Very Tepid Offseason Is Finally OverWhy was there so much less free-agent activity this year? Moneyball.
  2. Marco Rubio Doesn’t Need Polls to Know He’s LosingLike a cranky old jock who hates these newfangled statistics, Rubio claims he doesn’t look at the numbers.
  3. baseball
    Billy Beane’s Ascendant A’s Are Playing a Brand-New Brand of MoneyballHe has a new bag of tricks, and the team is on top again.
  4. candor
    Which Best Picture Nominee Did Mickey Rourke Hate?Finally, Mickey Rourke slams a movie that he isn’t in.
  5. pearls of wisdom
    Lady Gaga Loved MoneyballShe watched it while “fondling [her] pearls.”
  6. infographics
    The Best Picture Nominees, As InfographicsMaking the Oscars more fun with line graphs and pie charts.
  7. oscar race 2012
    How to Think Positive About This Year’s Underwhelming Oscar NomineesIf you’re feeling unenthused about the nominees, we can help.
  8. Watch Brad Pitt Laugh Uncontrollably For Three MinutesIn an outtake from Moneyball.
  9. best of 2011
    David Edelstein’s Favorite Performances From 2011And a few of his worsts, as well.
  10. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Zach Galifianakis Has Felt Some Terrible WedgiesPlus: Girls look at Chris Colfer’s face and want to cry, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  11. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Playing Horse and MoneyballWho’s up? Who’s down?
  12. box office zilch
    Moneyball Comes in Second to Dolphin Tale This WeekendThe ‘Lion King 3-D’ reign is over.
  13. feeding time
    Brad Pitt Eating in Movies: The Definitive Food DiaryHere’s a list of every single item of food that Pitt has ever eaten in a movie.
  14. Lion King 3D, Moneyball, and Dolphin Tale Stage a Photo FinishAll made between 20 and 22 million. ‘Abduction’ was not even close.
  15. box office gold
    Moneyball Opens Behind The Lion KingDisney’s reissue in its second $20 million-plus weekend.
  16. the anticipation index
    Moneyball and Killer Elite Get the Same Twitter Buzz in Very Different Ways’Elite’ gets the ‘Awesome, bro!’ crowd, while ‘Moneyball’ is all rave reviews and retweeted NPR links.
  17. the vulture transcript
    Jonah Hill on Moneyball, Idolizing Joe Pesci, and Being All Grown Up“I’m not living in a frat house with a bong plastered to the table.”
  18. clickables
    Watch Jonah Hill Call Meet Joe Black Boring in Front of Brad PittPlus: Brad Pitt may or may not enjoy ‘Jersey Shore.’
  19. trailer mix
    Moneyball Trailer: Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill Against the Baseball WorldPlus: Chris Pratt as his patented lovable doofus.
  20. clickables
    Catch a Very Quick Preview of Moneyball, the MovieSports!
  21. the industry
    If It’s Cool With Everyone, Paul DePodesta Would Really Rather Jonah Hill Not Use His Name in MoneyballBilly Beane’s totally cool with Brad Pitt using his, though.
  22. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Seyfried, EfronPlus: Haley Joel Osment to play a virgin teaching sex ed!
  23. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Kathryn Morris, ThomasPlus: ‘Running Wilde’ gets a new regular.
  24. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Sean Penn, GrahamPlus: Adam Brody joins ‘Scream 4.’
  25. at long last
    Moneyball Is Finally HappeningWell, it’s about time.
  26. the industry
    Exclusive: Pitt Options Michael Lewis’ New BookScott Rudin backed down, and now Pitt may star.
  27. moneyball
    Moneyball LivesThe Michael Lewis adaptation got a new director this weekend.
  28. moneyball
    Aaron Sorkin Takes a Swing at MoneyballAre you sick of hearing about Soderbergh’s ‘Moneyball’ movie that was put on ice three weeks ago? Too bad!
  29. trailer mix
    The Informant! Trailer: Matt Damon Gets Fat, Soderbergh Becomes the Coen BrothersThis looks funny! We bet Amy Pascal isn’t laughing, though.
  30. moneyballs
    So How Bad Was Soderbergh’s Revised Moneyball Script?Three studios agree: bad!
  31. oops
    Sony Chairman Realizes at the Last Minute That She’d Accidentally Greenlit a Moneyball MovieWith just three days before it was to begin shooting, Sony scrapped Steven Soderbergh’s Brad Pitt–starring baseball-statistics movie.
  32. the industry
    Christian Bale and David O. Russell Are FightingPlus: Marlon Wayans better look good in sandals.
  33. the industry
    Steven Soderbergh and Brad Pitt Take Themselves Out to the Ball GamePlus: Jason Bateman switches semen!
  34. the industry
    Will Ferrell to Honor George W. Bush on BroadwayPlus: Brad Pitt does math!