The Big Short (2015): FYC

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The Big Short

See the plot, cast, facts, and script from the 2015 movie written by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay.

Here's what we have on Adam McKay's, "The Big Short". And, you can also read and download the official screenplay, here, at 8FLiX.


"The Big Short" Plot Summary.

Based on the true story of four outsiders who saw what the big banks, media and government refused to: the global collapse of the economy. A bold investment leads them into the dark underbelly of banking, where everyone and everything is in question.

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Notable Cast
Ryan GoslingRyan Gosling...Jared Vennett
Rudy EisenzopfRudy Eisenzopf...Lewis Ranieri
Christian BaleChristian Bale...Michael Burry
Aiden FlowersAiden Flowers...Young Michael Burry
Peter EpsteinPeter Epstein...Paul Baum
Steve CarellSteve Carell...Mark Baum
Tracy LettsTracy Letts...Lawrence Fields
Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei...Cynthia Baum
Adepero OduyeAdepero Oduye...Kathy Tao
Rafe SpallRafe Spall...Danny Moses
Hamish LinklaterHamish Linklater...Porter Collins
Jeremy StrongJeremy Strong...Vinny Daniel
Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain...Anthony Bourdain
John MagaroJohn Magaro...Charlie Geller
Finn WittrockFinn Wittrock...Jamie Shipley
Brad PittBrad Pitt...Ben Rickert
Wayne PéreWayne Pére...Martin Blaine
Ilan MuallemIlan Muallem...Noah
Melissa LeoMelissa Leo...Georgia Hale
Karen GillanKaren Gillan...Evie
Byron MannByron Mann...Mr. Chau
Richard ThalerRichard Thaler...Richard Thaler
Lyle BrocatoLyle Brocato...Casey
Tony BentleyTony Bentley...Bruce Miller
Colin LawlessColin Lawless...Nicolas Burry


Notable Wins
Oscar AwardAdam McKay, Charles Randolph...Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
AFI AwardAFI Award...Movie of the Year

Box Office

(2015) U.S. Dollars
Opening weekend...$705,527
Gross (US & Canada)...$70,259,870
Gross (World)...$133,440,870


Additional Content
Cast Photos ... IMDb
Box Office ... IMDb Pro
Poster ... Official Site
Awards ... The 88th Academy Awards
Awards ... American Film Institute
Studio ... Paramount Pictures

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