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“MONEYBALL”
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“Moneyball” mengisahkan tentang seorang manajer klub baseball dari tim Oakland Athletics, Billy Beane (Brad Pitt). Film ini dibuat berdasarkan kisah nyata yang dialami oleh klub Oakland Athletics pada tahun 2002 yang menggemparkan negeri Paman Sam. Kala itu klub A’s (julukan Oakland) telah ditinggal beberapa pemain bintangnya ke klub yang lebih memiliki reputasi tinggi dan A's kewalahan untuk mencari pengganti pemain bintangnya karena klub tersebut sedang mengalami krisis keuangan, Beane melakukan berbagai usaha untuk bisa membuat tim binaannya bangkit sampai-sampai Beane rela harus berhutang untuk membeli pemain-pemain bintang demi mendongkrak prestasi tim.

Di tengah perjuangannya itu, pertemuan tak disengaja dengan Peter Brand (Jonah Hill), sarjana ekonomi yang saat itu masih bekerja di tim saingannya, membuka mata Beane akan sebuah cara baru dalam merekrut pemain. Sebuah cara baru dengan menggunakan pendekatan yang belum pernah dipakai tim lain, statistika. Tak perlu pemain bintang, asal data statistiknya bagus, pemain tersebut layak direkrut. Akhirnya Billy dan Peter berduet untuk merombak manajemen di tim Oackland Athletics.

Alhasil, sistem ini membuat para senior tim geram dengan perombakan ini salah satunya kepala pelatih Art Howe (Philip Seymour Hoffman). Billy berani mengambil langkah tersebut walaupun tidak pernah tau persentasi keberhasilannya dan membuat hubungannya dengan kepala pelatih menjadi dingin.

Tim baru yang di manajeri memang tidak mudah untuk memenangkan trophy dan membutuhkan perjuangan ekstra. Tim Oakland masih berjuang setengah mati di awal musim pembukaan. Akan tetapi, Billy tetap yakin dengan timnya hingga diakhir musim dengan menggunakan sistem baru yang digunakan.

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