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Margin Call


Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, "Margin Call" is a thriller entangling the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When entry-level analyst Peter Sullivan 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. Expanding the parameters of genre, "Margin Call" is a riveting examination of the human components of a subject too often relegated to partisan issues of black and white.
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BY GARY THOMPSON, thompsg@phillynews.com215-854-5992

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By Steven Rea, Inquirer Movie Critic

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City Paper Grade: C
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MPAA rating:
R
for language
Cast:
Zachary Quinto; Simon Baker; Mary McDonnell; Demi Moore; Paul Bettany; Kevin Spacey; Jeremy Irons; Penn Badgley
Directed by:
J.C. Chandor
On the web:
 
Margin Call Official Site
Genre:
Drama
Running time:
01:49
Release date:
2011
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