Oscar Season Challenge – The Big Short (2015)


Check out Darren’s viewpoint on our choice for this week’s Oscar Challenge movie – The Big Short (2015)

Movie Reviews 101

Rob and I have decided to make a twist on the challenge where we will be looking at Oscar related films first before moving into going back to look at different Oscar winners from the past.big shortDirector: Adam McKay

Writer: Adam McKay, Charles Randolph (Screenplay) Michael Lewis (Book)

Starring: Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Steve Carell, Rafe Spall, Brad Pitt, Melissa Leo, Karen Gillan, Marisa Tomei

 

Plot: Four outsiders in the world of high-finance who predicted the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s decide to take on the big banks for their lack of foresight and greed.

 

There may be spoilers the rest of the review

 

Verdict: Comes Up Short

 

Story: The Big Short starts as Jared Vennett (Gosling) explains the how banking became the biggest industry in America until it all came crashing down in…

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