Screwball

Screwball

Screwball (2018)

Recounting the high-profile doping scandal that rocked Major League Baseball, director Billy Corben (Cocaine Cowboys) takes us into the surreal Miami underworld that provided performance-enhancing drugs to Alex Rodriguez, Manny Ramirez and other star players.” –Screwball

Screwball
District Grade:A-
District Category:Classic
Sub-Genres:Sports, History, Crime, Fitness
Run Time:96 Mins
The District Categories: Niche (worth the watch for those interested in the topic), Worth It (worth your time), Classic (one of the best examples of the documentary genre), Skip It (not worth your time)

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“They say South Florida is a sunny place for shady people and this is certainly true of steroid peddler Anthony Bosch and his most notorious client, Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees. While Bosch’s medical credentials may be lacking, his storytelling skills are first rate as he hilariously details the rise and fall of his health clinic, including mob connections, financial chicanery, his cocaine habit, and Rodriguez’s eccentric behavior.”Rakontur


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The District’s Quick Hits

Awards:Best Documentary (Key West Film Festival), Beast Feature Film (Miami Film Festival)
Where To Stream:Netflix
Rotten Tomatoes Score ™:94% (Tomatometer), 94% (Audience)
Director:Billy Corben
Starring: N/A
Where To Stream sections are based on the films location at the time of the article’s published date. Some films may no longer be available on certain streaming services. We are not affiliated with Rotten Tomatoes. We are not affiliated with IMDB.

Screwball

2018
125 Minutes
Classic
Final Grade: A-
Now Streaming On: Netflix ($)


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