Margin Call

Margin Call Trailers

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Original title Margin Call
Category Thriller, Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2011
Production Country
Directors J. C. Chandor
Cast Ashley Williams, Jeremy Irons, Demi Moore, Paul Bettany, Kevin Spacey, Zachary Quinto, Simon Baker, Penn Badgley, Mary McDonnell, Stanley Tucci, Aasif Mandvi, Susan Blackwell, Maria Dizzia
Distributor Stealth Media Group

Synopsis

Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, Margin Call is an entangling thriller involving the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When an entry-level analyst unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster. Writer/director J.C. Chandor's enthralling first feature is a stark and bravely authentic portrayal of the financial industry and its denizens as they confront the decisions that shape our global future.