Video — 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; surround; Dolby digital 5.1. Digital: video file; Blu-ray.video file; DVD video; Region 1.
The financial meltdown from the perspective of a number of players: Michael Burry, a bizarre autistic-like stock-picking genius, and the first to realize that the market's housing boom is based on a "house of cards" sham; Mark Baum, self-loathing fictional character whose firm picks up insider trading information from a wrong number phone call; Jarred Vennet, a smart-aleck broker who confirms the ominous suspicion; and Charles Gellar and James Shipley, small-time players who hit it big.
New York, NY : HBO Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : distributed by Warner Home Video, c2012.
Video — 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington.