Mark your calendar for: First Monday Films with Irv Slifkin

This month’s feature is “Eight Men Out.”

1988, PG, 119 min.  Directed by John Sayles.  With John Cusack, Charlie Sheen, D.B. Sweeney, David Strathairn.

A powerful portrait of one of sports’ darkest days:  the 1919 “Black Sox Scandal” in which the favored Chicago White Sox threw the World Series to the Cincinnati Reds.  Writer-director John Sayles colorfully delves into the behind-the-scenes machinations of the event from different perspectives and makes this an emotional home run.

When:  Monday, April 2 at 7 PM

Where:  Meeting Room A

All are welcome!