Moneyball

‘Moneyball’ strikes out on maudlin melodrama

By Julian De Ocampo ’13
THE ROUNDUP

“Moneyball” – Starring: Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill
2.5

Let’s be upfront here – I don’t know a lot about baseball; that being said, I do know enough to say that “Moneyball” isn’t a good movie.

First on the list of setbacks is simply the fundamental premise of the movie. This is a sports movie (always a niche market) that isn’t even about sports – it’s about sports management.