Eight Men Out
A dramatization about the infamous 1919 "Black Sox Scandal," in which eight members of the Chicago White Sox conspired with gamblers to throw the World Series in return for cash.
Love & Mercy
Biopic of Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson (John Cusack), focusing on his emerging psychosis in the 60's as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece, and later, as a broken, confused man under the influence of a manipulative therapist (Paul Giamatti).
Outstanding drama with Jack Nicholson as Francis, once a husband, father and ball player, now a down-and-out who has dragged companion Helen (Meryl Streep) down with him.
And Justice For All
An idealistic defense lawyer is confronted with defending a powerful judge whom he suspects could be guilty of raping a young woman. Starring Al Pacino and Jack Warden.