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Good movies like Wall Street

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by ashpool, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. audiophilia

    audiophilia Well-Known Member

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  2. Chico2007

    Chico2007 Well-Known Member

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    A few documentaries I like:

    Trader:paul Tudor Jones-----was on PBS , then on VHS, which reportedly he tried to make them all vanish. It is available on youtube in 4 or 5 parts.


    Open Outcry. I had the VHS tape..missing.

    Floored--



    As for movies; it's Wall Street and Rogue Trader. Everything else is ehh.
     
  3. Steve Smith

    Steve Smith Well-Known Member

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    I also liked Boiler Room. Barbarians at the Gate was an excellent book but I never saw the movie. I probably should watch it since I am a James Garner fan.
     
  4. Leonardo Da Vinci

    Leonardo Da Vinci Well-Known Member

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    Boiler rooms is a gag, very very cheap,
    Another cheap movie.....regarding money, trading and so on is: the bank......an australian movie: so cheap that become even funny.
     
  5. Upward

    Upward Well-Known Member

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    That was a good movie.
     
  6. Joffrey

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    Margin Call is good.
     
  7. Leonardo Da Vinci

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    A very good movie, watched it yesterday.
    Do you have any other titles on this level? :worship2:
     
  8. JilSlander

    JilSlander Well-Known Member

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    I like Too Big to Fail, Margin Call, The Game, and Inside Job.

    I've yet to find anything as good as those.
     
  9. Leonardo Da Vinci

    Leonardo Da Vinci Well-Known Member

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    Just watched the trailer of Too big to fail,
    I'm sure I'll like it. Thanks, I need good movies ;)
     
  10. gdl203

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    No one mentioned Working Girl !!? Best movie about M&A out there :)
     
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  11. MyOtherLife

    MyOtherLife Well-Known Member

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    Some money-related documentaries that may be of interest...

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    1 of 10 The Power of the Market
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    2 of 10 The Tyranny of Control
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    3 of 10 Anatomy Of A Crisis
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    4 of 10 From Cradle To Grave
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    5 of 10 Created Equal
    [VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wrkHIXIPik[/VIDEO]


    6 of 10 What's Wrong With Our Schools?
    [VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yx6-PHKzHvM[/VIDEO]


    7 of 10 Who Protects The Consumer?
    [VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCJnwBHnjwU[/VIDEO]


    8 of 10 Who Protects The Worker?
    [VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rnXGnXxE5k[/VIDEO]


    9 of 10 How To Cure Inflation
    [VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L6N_wYOEUSY[/VIDEO]


    10 of 10 How To Stay Free
    [VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=51abNVOQjOU[/VIDEO]


    Another link to the Free To Choose series...
    http://www.commonsensecapitalism.com/p/free-to-choose.html
     
  12. ter1413

    ter1413 Well-Known Member

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    ^^
    To add to that list:

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