December 25, 2013
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Director: Martin Scorsese
MPAA Rating: R (for sequences of strong sexual content, graphic nudity, drug use and language throughout, and for
Screenwriter: Terence Winter
Starring: Kyle Chandler, Matthew McConaughey, Jon Favreau, Leonardo DiCaprio, Rob Reiner, Jonah Hill, Jean Dujardin, Margot Robbie, Pj Byrne, Kenneth Choi
Copyright Holder: N/A
Revered filmmaker Martin Scorsese directs the story of New York stockbroker Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio). From the American dream to corporate greed, Belfort goes from penny stocks and righteousness to IPOs and a life of corruption in the late 80s. Excess success and affluence in his early twenties as founder of the brokerage firm Stratton Oakmont warranted Belfort the title – "The Wolf of Wall Street." Money. Power. Women. Drugs. Temptations were for the taking and the threat of authority was irrelevant. For Jordan and his wolf pack, modesty was quickly deemed overrated and more was never enough.