Film Review: Arbitrage

Arbitrage written and directed by Nicholas Jarecki(Green Room Films, Treehouse Pictures, and Parlay Films, R, 107 minutes) Starring Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Tim Roth and Brit Marling. “When I was in fifth grade my favorite teacher was Mr. James. Mr. James said that world events revolved around five things: M-O-N-E-Y… It’s fifth grade econ. This is something we’ve seen over and over, time and time again. The competition for the limited amount of dollars out there can make the best of us manic. So, it’s not surprising that we have these asset bubbles, and when reality sets in they burst.” -Robert Miller (Richard Gere) in the opening scene of Arbitrage Wall Street Revisted A fraudulent hedge fund manager decides to stick it… Read More →