American Madness

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Find out how Hollywood has portrayed the financial industry over the years—through boom and bust cycles. We’ll talk to Time magazine film critic Richard Corliss and Senior Editor for Newsweek magazineDan Gross.

You can watch the films we’ve selected and weigh in on the conversation by posting your reactions below.

Films we’ll discuss:

Frank Capra’s American Madness (1932)

Oliver Stone’s Wall Street (1987)

Ben Younger’s Boiler Room (2000)

Join other WNYC listeners for Frank Capra’s "American Madness"
Tonight at Galapagos Art Space in DUMBO
Screening starts at 7 pm; doors open at 6 pm
Come for a special cocktail hour before the movie!

The screening is FREE but please RSVP to