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: October 8, 2010
DVD 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.

Sean Axmaker
Stream on Demand

Documentary filmmaking is where some of the best investigative journalism is being done today and this is a superb example of the genre.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

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

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.

Sr. Rose Pacatte
National Catholic Reporter

Inside job is riveting.

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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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Will Leitch

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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Flixster Audience Score: 91% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
An angry, compelling and must-see documentary that dissects the causes and consequences of the global economic meltdown of 2008, probing deep into the truth… 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
jay nixon
Sobering view of unchecked greed and irresponsibility. After watching a series of consciousless slimeballs spew stonewalling crap you'll feel the need for… 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
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