Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish

Too big to fail

HBO Films presents ; a Spring Creek production ; a Deuce Three production ; produced by Ezra Swerdlow ; written by Peter Gould ; directed by Curtis Hanson.
  • [New York, NY] : HBO Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2012.
  • Widescreen.
  • 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD ; Region 1, NTSC ; 5.1 or 2.0 audio.
Also known as
Credits
  • Director of photography, Kramer Morgenthau ; editors, Plummy Tucker and Barbara Tulliver ; music composed by Marcelo Zarvos ; production designer, Bob Shaw ; costume designer, Melissa Toth.
Performers
  • Cast: William Hurt, Edward Asner, Billy Crudup, Paul Giamatti, Topher Grace, Matthew Modine, Cynthia Nixon, Michael O'Keefe, Bill Pullman, Tony Shalhoub, James Woods, John Heard, Kathy Baker.
Subjects
Genre
  • Television programs United States.
  • Made-for-TV movies.
  • Historical films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Television adaptations.
  • Fiction television programs.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Summary
  • Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington.
Contents
  • Questionable leadership
  • Stepping in
  • Contain the damage
  • Kick in for Lehman
  • Bankrupt
  • Leverage the dream
  • Break the glass
  • TARP
  • Capital injection.
Other information
  • Originally broadcast as an HBO original movie on May 23, 2011.
  • Based on the book written by Andrew Ross Sorkin.
  • Special features include Timeline of a crisis.
  • Rated: TV-MA.
  • Language: English (5.1), French (5.1) and Spanish (2.0) soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese or Korean ; closed-captioned in English.
Publisher's number
  • 2000064584 Warner Home Video
ISBN
  • 0780683021
  • 9780780683020
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 883929206162
  • OCLC: 794007576
  • OCLC: 794007576