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the Long Short

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lucydo Sun 16-Dec-18 09:14:01

did anyone else watch this last night? Such an interesting film, I really felt that I learnt something (even though I couldn't understand what they were saying sometimes)

lucydo Sun 16-Dec-18 09:14:48

damn - the BIG Short

ThroughThickAndThin01 Sun 16-Dec-18 09:20:07

Thank you for that, I’ve been dying to see this, and didnt know it was on last night. I’ve just downloaded it. Really interested to watch it.

megletthesecond Sun 16-Dec-18 10:33:07

I've been dying to watch it too.
What channel was it on?

lucydo Sun 16-Dec-18 12:00:39

BBC2 - so it should be on iplayer.

ThroughThickAndThin01 Sun 16-Dec-18 12:25:43

Just watched about half of it before going out to lunch. I’ll need to rewatch to understand it properly grin

lucydo Sun 16-Dec-18 12:30:37

yes, me too. It's useful to read about the film on Wikipedia, as it helps to explain things. I find it incredibly frustrating how much mumbling goes on BUT it's still so interesting, and horrifying. And funny.

megletthesecond Sun 16-Dec-18 16:32:30

The crash happened when DD was a newborn and I remember pouring over the business pages during night feeds. There was a brief period I understood it all. Hopefully it'll come back to me during the movie hmm.

WonkyDonk87 Sun 16-Dec-18 17:15:09

Love this film (did take two watchings to fully understand it though blush). The postscript is depressing though, isn't it?

Lokisglowstickofdestiny Sun 16-Dec-18 21:46:33

One of my favourite films of recent years - a depressing conclusion mind you.

kttl Thu 20-Dec-18 15:17:58

I love The Big Short. I watched it a while back when it came out and just had a rewatch a couple of weeks ago

I'm looking forward to seeing Vice also by Adam Mckay due for release on December 24th

Vitalogy Fri 21-Dec-18 14:11:39

"I'm jacked to the tits!" fgrin

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