The Big Short

Release date:December 11, 2015
(limited; wide release: Dec. 23)

Studio:Paramount Pictures, Regency Enterprises

Director:Adam McKay

MPAA Rating:R (for pervasive language and some sexuality/nudity)


Starring:Steve Carell, Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Marisa Tomei, Melissa Leo, Brad Pitt, Rafe Spall, Tracy Letts, John Magaro, Jeremy Strong, Byron Mann, Finn Wittrock, Hamish Linklater

Genre:Drama, Comedy

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Plot Summary:

When four outsiders saw what the big banks, media and government refused to, the global collapse of the economy, they had an idea: The Big Short. Their bold investment leads them into the dark underbelly of modern banking where they must question everyone and everything. Based on the true story and best-selling book by Michael Lewis ("The Blind Side," "Moneyball"), and directed by Adam Mckay ("Anchorman," "Step Brothers") The Big Short stars Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt.