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Margin Call

3 Ratings: 4.3
A 2011 film written and directed by J.C. Chandor

Margin Call is a 2011 American independent drama film, written and directed by J.C. Chandor, and starring Kevin Spacey, Demi Moore, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Zachary Quinto, Stanley Tucci, Simon Baker, and Penn Badgley. The film was first shown at … see full wiki

Director: J.C. Chandor
Genre: Thriller
Release Date: October 21, 2011
MPAA Rating: R
3 reviews about Margin Call
review by . February 07, 2012
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I took away 2 statements from this movie: The numbers just don't add up anymore. If you're the first out of the door, that's not panicking.    This is a movie about the financial crisis that's still ongoing in the world but not any longer in the markets. Until, well, the next tsunami comes around, that is. The 2 statements above still work in the present time though.      It's been awhile since #1 operates in the global financial and banking …
review by . November 09, 2011
posted in Movie Hype
I quit watching the latest Pirates movie to watch this. I have no idea what that film was about and why Penelope Cruz still gets acting work. Utter, utter waste of time. Margin Call is tightly written and well paced - remember, just like movies used to be before CGI gave us all the attention span of a coked-up squirrel. The dialog is perfectly written, the acting by everyone is first class, and the whole thing moves like a greased-up ball-bearing on a hill with a fear of magnets. If you hate …
review by . October 28, 2011
posted in Movie Hype
Star Rating:         During the final months of 2008, most of us bore witness to a chain reaction of financial ruin. Investment firms across the country, seemingly strong, had to declare bankruptcy due mostly to the housing bubble collapse and the subsequent loss of value in real estate pricing. This brought about a shift in the economic structure so drastic, it required nothing less than a congressional bailout. It’s this backdrop against which Margin Call weaves …
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