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The wizard of lies

Call Number

  • DVD DRAMA (CEN, EAS, POW)

Languages

In English, French or Latin Spanish, with optional French, Latin Spanish or Complex Chinese subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

Performers

Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kristen Connolly, Hank Azaria, Lily Rabe, Nathan Darrow, Alessandro Nivola, Kathrine Narducci, Michael A. Goorjian.

Publication Information

[Hollywood, CA] : HBO Home Entertainment, [2017]

Physical Description

1 videodisc (approximately 133 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

Audience

TV-MA.

Summary

This HBO Films drama dissects the events that led to Wall Street financier Bernie Madoff's stunning downfall in December 2008 for defrauding investors of over $65 billion in the most infamous Ponzi scheme in U.S. history. The Wizard of Lies vividly recounts Madoff's audacious deceptions that culminated in his vilification while catapulting his wife and two sons into a harsh and unrelenting spotlight, with tragic consequences.

Notes

Title from container.

Based on the book by Diana B. Henriques.

Originally broadcast as a made-for-TV movie on HBO in 2017.

Bonus feature: In-depth interviews with stars Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer, plus director Barry Levinson and author Diana B. Henriques.

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