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American Casino

  • Release Date: Aug 14, 2009
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 29 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Leslie Cockburn


Television documentarian [[Performer~P231155~Leslie Cockburn~lesliecockburn]] makes her feature debut with American Casino, a documentary that examines the causes and repercussions of the American financial collapse of the late 2000s. [[Performer~P231155~Cockburn~lesliecockburn]] interviews bankers and former bankers about their roles and what they observed. The roots of the collapse are traced back to the December 2000 passage of the Commodities Futures Modernization Act, a deregulation bill proposed by...more

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