One of the highly anticipated film at this years Sundance Film Festival is first time writer/director J.C. Chandor’s film Margin Calls, a dramatic thriller about an the economic collapse in 2008 and a group of financial investor 24-hours below everything fell apart. The film boosts an all-star cast of Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Stanley Tucci, Demi Moore and was produced by actor Zachary Quinto’s production company, Before The Door Pictures.
There’s no doubt that this will be one of the heavy-hitters that will soon find a home in theaters across America. Find out more about the film and see some of the first promotional photos to hit the web below…
Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, Margin Call is a thriller entangling the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When entry-level analyst Peter Sullivan (Zachary Quinto) unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster. Expanding the parameters of genre, Margin Call is a riveting examination of the human components of a subject too often relegated to partisan issues of black and white.
Propelled by a stellar cast that includes Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Stanley Tucci, and Demi Moore, writer/director JC Chandor’s enthralling first feature is a stark and bravely authentic portrayal of the financial industry and its denizens as they confront the decisions that shape our global future.
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