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Boiler Room (2000)  link to Boiler Room on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 218

poster Boiler Room

IMDb Rating:
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7.0/10 (46672 votes)

Country: USA, 120 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Russian

Genre(s): Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director(s): Ben Younger

Storyline:
Seth Davis is a college dropout running an illegal casino from his rented apartment. Driven by his domineering father's disapproval at his illegitimate existence and his desire for serious wealth, Seth suddenly finds himself seduced by the opportunity to interview as a trainee stock broker from recent acquaintance Greg (Nicky Katt). Walking into the offices of JT Marlin, a small time brokerage firm on the outskirts of New York - Seth gets an aggressive cameo performance from Jim (Ben Affleck) that sets the tone for a firm clearly placing money above all else. Seth's fractured relationship with his father and flirtatious glances from love interest Abbie (Nia Long) are enough to keep Seth motivated in his newfound career. As he begins to excel and develop a love for the hard sale and high commission, a few chance encounters lead Seth to question the legitimacy of the firm's operations - placing him once again at odds with his father and what remains of his morality. With homages to Wall...

Cast:

photo Giovanni Ribisi Giovanni Ribisi Seth Davis
photo Vin Diesel Vin Diesel Chris Varick
photo Nia Long Nia Long Abbie Halpert
photo Nicky Katt Nicky Katt Greg Weinstein
photo Scott Caan Scott Caan Richie O'Flaherty

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\B\Boiler Room (2000).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1