• Publication date: January 3, 2014

Too Big to Fail

As the world descended through the downward spiral of the financial meltdown of 2008, behind closed doors and in the presence of a handful of players, the future of the whole planet was being decided…

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2011

MBC Max:

April 9, 2015 16:00 (KSA) ~ April 9, 2015 15:00 (CLT)

As the world descended through the downward spiral of the financial meltdown of 2008, behind closed doors and in the presence of a handful of players, the future of the whole planet was being decided…

The biggest crash since the Great Depression materializes as US Secretary of Treasury Henry Paulson goes head to head with- the CEOs of the biggest capital on Wall St; including Goldman Sachs, Lehmann Brothers, Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, the Chairman of the Fed at the time, Ben Bernanke, other countries and economies that suspected that this may be a situation specific to the US, as well as individual economies such as billionaire Warren Buffet…

Starring:

  • William Hurt as Henry Paulson
  • Edward Assner as Warren Buffet
  • Billy Crudup as Timthy Geithner
  • Paul Giamatti as Ben Bernanke
  • Topher Grace as Jim Wilkinson
  • Cynthia Nixon as Michele Davis
  • Tony Shalhoub as John Mack
  • Michael O’Keefe as Chris Flowers
  • James Woods as Dick Fuld

Directed by:  Curtis Hanson

Rating:  UK: 15