Sign in with Facebook Other Sign in options. More of what to watch. Wall Street Warriors —. The story of Nick Leeson, an ambitious investment broker who singlehandedly bankrupted one of the oldest and most important banks in Britain. A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.
The legendary investor started out as an ambitious, numbers-obsessed boy from Nebraska and ended up becoming one of the richest and most respected men in the world. The president of a major tobacco company decides to buy the company himself, but a bidding war ensues as other companies make their own offers.
Follows the key people at an investment bank, over a hour period, during the early stages of the financial crisis. A college dropout, attempting to win back his father's high standards he gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it once appeared to be. Eight ordinary people are given a million dollars, a fortnight of intensive training and two months to run their own hedge fund.
Can they make a killing? An HD documentary series examining the extreme power and intense competition that defines Wall Street, seen through the eyes of those who thrive there. Words do not exist that can adequately express how utterly and completely worthless this alleged "series".
Filmed during the height of the reality TV craze of the mids, the producers of this failed cluster-pluck spend a total of 16 valuable thirty minute episodes and instead of shining any light whatsoever on what people who work in finance and on Wall Street do, they jump cut from one boring puff piece to another about the life stories and back stories of a small group of some of the most uninteresting people one could ever possibly even conceive of.
If you're looking for any real "warriors" you won't find them here. Perhaps it was a lack of access or perhaps it was just pure ignorance and a sincere lack of knowledge of the industry itself.
The scenes of the traders in the pits was "interesting" at best, but teaches, nor reveals, absolutely nothing -- except perhaps to only the most basic novices. Worst of all, the series gives a very poor and inaccurate misrepresentation of what it's like to trade or invest for a living.
This was a poor attempt of a job and hence it's quick demise. Amber Stevens West talks about the goofy on-set antics on " Ghosted. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!
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