• 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: 2000s, Temptation, Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    One of the most fascinating aspects of Inside Job involves the chatty on-camera insights of Kristin Davis, a Wall Street madam, who says the Street operated in a climate of abundant sex and cocaine for valued clients and the traders themselves. show more

  • 85
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    Even more than it wants to inform Inside Job seeks to enrage. 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

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Awards

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