Context and A Movie: The Wolf of Wall Street
Monday, January 06, 2014
"The Wolf of Wall Street" depicts drugs, sex and financial misdeeds -- portraying the true story of Jordan Belfort. A.O. Scott, film critic for The New York Times, and Sheelah Kolhatkar, features editor and national correspondent for Bloomberg Businessweek, talk about the debate over whether the film glorifies Wall Street excess, and what legal and financial lessons the movie holds.