• Chasing Madoff (2011)

Chasing Madoff

Release Date: August 26th, 2011

DVD Release Date: April 3rd, 2012

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary

Securities analyst Harry Markopolos and his team of investigators spend 10 years trying to blow the lid off Bernie Madoff's devastating Ponzi scheme.

Director: Jeff Prosserman

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    In a sense, this is not a financial thriller so much as a financial mystery. Which gets a bit lost in the movie's stylized presentation. show more

  • 75
    Walter AddiegoSan Francisco Chronicle

    The movie is anything but flawless. There are flourishes that seem plucked from Errol Morris' work but aren't as good, and some re-creations of past events are hokey. It's the film's content that packs a punch. show more

  • 70
    Ella TaylorNPR

    His sorry tale is worth re-telling, if only to piece together the connective tissue between government, big business and, to a lesser degree, the media institutions that propped up what most insiders knew or suspected was a massive fraud for years before Madoff got his comeuppance. show more

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