• Inside Job (2010)

Inside Job

Release Date: October 8th, 2010

DVD Release Date: March 8th, 2011

PG-13 |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

The global financial meltdown that took place in Fall 2008 caused millions of job and home losses and plunged the United States into a deep economic recession. Matt Damon narrates a documentary that provides a detailed examination of the elements that led to the collapse and identifies keys financial and political players. Director Charles Ferguson conducts a wide range of interviews and traces the story from the United States to China to Iceland to several other global financial hot spots.

Cast: Matt Damon

Director: Charles Ferguson

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Sony Pictures Classics

Keywords: Temptation , 2000s , Suspenseful ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Inside Job has the added value, as well as the cold comfort, of being furiously interesting and hugely infuriating. It's a scathing examination of the global economic meltdown that began more than two years ago and continues to affect our lives. show more

  • 90
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Most impressively, it makes it understandable to those of us who don't know much at all about economics. show more

  • 88
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    It is a damning indictment of the individuals and institutions who made money while customers lost their shirts. show more

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Awards

Winner Documentary (Feature)