Baseball, naturally, is the most boring spectator sport, so making a movie about it… horrible decision.
I mean, in football and soccer and basketball, you have constant motion. Even in Hockey, you get to watch people beat each other with sticks.
What’s more boring than baseball? Economics.
So, let’s make a movie with baseball AND economics.
Sure, I adore Brad Pitt, but that does not constitute making a really crappy movie.
So, don’t go see this movie. Go see…. that movie with Wolverine and the Rock-em-Sock-em robots. Go see… The Lion King in 3D.
Go see… The Smurfs even.
But here’s a good math equation for Jonah Hill: Moneyball= Yawn-inducing bore-fest.
Oh, and Philip Seymour Hoffman is in it. So, that was nice.