Rogue Trader
Rogue Trader (1999)

Based on the tell-all autobiography by Nick Leeson, Rogue Trader tells the true story of how one man managed to bring down England's best respected merchant bank. Ewan McGregor plays Leeson, an ambitious young man from North London who… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 14, 1999
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Dequina

No one else involved in the film is able to match McGregor's conviction.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Truly, truly boring.

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

a superb story, simply but effectively told

Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

An intriguing true story, a magnetic lead actor, and yet the result is pancake-flat.

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Biodrama that gives the inside look at how a good man can go bad....really bad. This is a great example of stupidity, and how bad choices in life can create… More
FanGirl Browncoat
I never thought a movie about stocks/stock trader would be interesting but it was. I'm not from England so I didn't know this history. What a story.
Daniel Mumby
In the current climate, where it's almost fashionable to bash the banker, it would be all too simple to go easy on films which paint a broadly negative… More
Mouhannad Sawas
"Rogue Trader" This movie is the true story of Nick Leeson (the fantastic Ewan McGregor), the employee who broke the oldest bank in England, the… More

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