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Enron [videorecording]: The Smartest Guys in the Room

a Magnolia Pictures release of a 2929 Entertainment & HDNet Films presentation in association with Jigsaw Productions ; produced by Alex Gibney, Jason Kliot, Susan Motamed ; written and directed by Alex Gibney
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
The inside story of one of history's greatest business scandals, in which top executives of America's seventh largest company walked away with over one billion dollars, while investors and employees lost everything.
Director
Alex Gibney
Release Date
2005
Run Time
110 min.
Language
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for language and brief nudity
Notes
  • Documentary.
  • Title from container.
  • Based on the book "The smartest guys in the room" by Peter Elkind and Bethany McLean.
  • Special features: Feature commentary with writer/director Alex Gibney; deleted scenes; The making of "Enron: the smartest guys in the room"; conversations with Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind ; Firesign Theatre presents: "The fall of Enron"; additional Enron skits (selections from discovered scripts); "Higher definition": the Enron show; where are they now? gallery of Enron cartoons; the original Fortune magazine articles; an index of web sites with the latest information.
Variant Title
Smartest guys in the room
Credits
Director of photography, Maryse Alberti ; narrator, Peter Coyote ; editor, Alison Ellwood ; original music, Matthew Hauser.
Published
Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2005.
Publisher no.
10001 Magnolia Home Entertainment
Related Resources
Internet Movie Database Summary and Reviews
Description
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
DVD, Dolby digital
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