Inside Job
Inside Job (2010)

From Academy Award (R) nominated filmmaker, Charles Ferguson, comes "Inside Job," the first film to expose the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion,… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 8, 2011
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Critic Score: 98% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Disheartening but essential viewing, Charles Ferguson's documentary explores the 2008 Global Financial Crisis with exemplary rigor.

Dave Calhoun
Time Out

You'll need a clear head to follow this impressive and angry American doc about the financial meltdown...

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Christy Lemire
Associated Press

You don't have to know the difference between a credit default swap and a collateralized debt obligation to feel enraged anew by Charles Ferguson's thorough dissection of the country's economic collapse of 2008.

Will Leitch
Deadspin

Ferguson is so mad he's punching at whatever's in front of him. It's understandable, but this is more polemic than documentary.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

This scathing expose should be enough to alarm people all over the political spectrum.

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Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News

Whether it's parsing the definition of a derivative or detailing the bad faith of major financial institutions, the new documentary Inside Job approaches its deconstruction of the financial meltdown with laserlike focus.

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John Hanlon
Big Hollywood

This eye-opening documentary is critical of both parties in its search for answers about the causes of the 2008 economic collapse.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

Wall Street owns Washington. You might think you know this, but "Inside Job" makes you feel the enormity of it.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

[Ferguson] can get to a story later but provide so much more context that his film seems definitive.

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Robert Denerstein
Movie Habit

Who whacked the economy?

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Flixster Audience Score: 91% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Brilliant documentary on the financial crises, Inside Job delivers an engrossing portrait of what happened in 2008, and is a film that is narrated by Matt… More
Tony Gandía
"Inside Job" is one of the most depressing films of the past 5 years. Chronicling the financial collapse, the superbly-paced documentary "Inside… More
paul sandberg
An incredibly well paced and focused documentary that puts Wall St Greed right in your face, Inside Job should be mandatory viewing for every single person on… More
Anthony Lawrie
If you're 'not interested' you really should be! The knock on affect from the stupid discussions made by the stupid, greedy idiots in this film… More
Dan Schultz
A damning portrayal of corruption run amok at the highest rankings of government and big banks, which led to the recession of 2008 and the loss of jobs for many… More
Devon Bott
Idealogy vs. criminalogy. Inside Job is a documentary that attempts to show how an unregulated, free market economy is actually the worst thing imaginable when… More

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