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The Big Short (dir. Adam McKay, 2015)

Plot  Based on Michael Lewis’ 2010 book, The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday MachineThe Big Short tells the story of a handful of financial insiders who, in the mid-2000s, realized that the American housing market was on the verge of collapse. 549 more words

2015 Films

The Big Short (2015)

2016.65: The Big Short (Amazon VOD)

The world is a cesspit of lies and corruption, fraud and criminal activity in the financial markets aided and abetted by the political elite who themselves profit from the status quo, and the governing bodies that instead of policing the system sit back and allow things to spiral into financial apocalypse. 468 more words

Movies

It Is Hard To Believe

Last night I watched a film called the Wolf of Wall Street. It was not what I had imagined it to be. It was much worse. 261 more words

Movie Review:The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

The Wolf of Wall Street is directed by Martin Scorsese, Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, and Matthew McConaughey is a biography of Jordan Belfort famous for making millions by defrauding wealthy investors out of  millions during the early 1990’s. 400 more words

Reviews

War Dogs

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I was looking forward to ‘War Dogs’ for a number of reasons; firstly I was hoping that the film could deliver some much needed comedy as 2016 has been distinctly lacking in this genre so far. 629 more words

Cinema Screenings

War Dogs

People often say that money is the root of all evil. False. The love of money is the root of all evil. I actually enjoy the tales of the wealthy, if for nothing more than the aspirational motivation I get from seeing a world I normally couldn’t witness. 504 more words

2016 Movies

For The Love Of Money

“Let me tell you something. There is no nobility in poverty. I have been a rich man, and I have been a poor man, and I choose rich every fuckin’ time.

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