- Original title
- Running time
- 119 min.
- United States
Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, Nicky Katt, Scott Caan, Ben Affleck, Nia Long, Ron Rifkin, Desmond Harrington, Jamie Kennedy, Tom Everett Scott, Taylor Nichols, Bill Sage, Mark Webber, Jon Abrahams, Christopher Fitzgerald, Anson Mount, Siobhan Fallon
New Line Cinema, Team Todd
Drama. Thriller | Business & Stock Exchange. Crime
- Synopsis / Plot
- Seth Davis, a Queens College dropout has high aspirations. The casino Seth operates from his apartment is a good source of revenue; but does not meet the high expectations of his father. His father is a successful judge who is stern, which makes his approval important to Seth. One night, when Seth looks out his front door at the yellow Ferrari, he is introduced to the wealth potential of stock brokerage. Seth pursues a career with J.T. Marlin, a wire house located on Long Island. As a junior associate he learns the craft of sales over the phone. He is aiming for a position as a senior broker after obtaining his Series 7 license. He's terrific salesperson. Once he completes his training, the pay is phenomenal. He soon notices the commissions earned at J.T. Marlin are much larger than average. At this point he becomes apprehensive of J.T. Marlin's business practices. While entering this profession to impress his father; Seth soon figures out he may have chosen the wrong profession.
: Independent Spirit Awards: Nominated for Best First Feature and First Screenplay
: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): Nom. Best Int. Ind. Film - English Lan.
- Movie Soulmates' ratings
so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
- Friends' ratings
so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.
For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org