About

The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

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Directed by

Adam McKay

Written by

Adam McKay (Screenplay)
Charles Randolph (Screenplay)
Michael Lewis (Book)

Runtime

131 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

This is a true story.

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#15 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2015 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#777 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Film Editing

Oscar nomination for Best Motion Picture of the Year Brad Pitt Dede Gardner Jeremy Kleiner

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Christian Bale