The Best Documentaries About Wall Street

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Documentaries about Wall Street.
There are many documentaries on the topic of the financial industry, specifically the trading industries of Wall Street. If you’ve ever wondered, "What are the best documentaries about Wall Street?” then check out the list below for your answer.
The documentary films featured on this list have been ranked by the community as the best that look at the various aspects of Wall Street, including Forex trading, stocks, bonds, corruption of the government tied to the financial industry, controversial issues that surround the money markets of Wall Street, the history of the trading industry, and possibilities of another big market crash. No matter what aspect of the Wall Street world piques your interest, there is sure to be a documentary on this list for you!
This list is made up of the best Wall Street documentaries, including: The Wall Street Code, Inside Job, The Fabulous Life of Wall Street Brokers, Money, Power and Wall Street, The Corporation, Wall Street Warriors, Why Are We All in Debt, and Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room. Vote for your favorite financial documentary today and add any that might be missing.
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  • Inside Job
    Matt Damon
    38 votes
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Charles Ferguson
    The global financial meltdown that took place in Fall 2008 caused millions of job and home losses and plunged the United States into a deep economic recession. Matt Damon narrates a documentary that ...more

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  • Billion Dollar Day

    Billion Dollar Day

    20 votes
  • Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
    Peter Coyote, Gary Davis, Jeffrey Skilling
    17 votes
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Alex Gibney
    This documentary explores the fall of the Enron Corporation, arguably the most shocking example of modern corporate corruption. The company is linked with several illegal schemes, including ...more

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  • Frontline: Inside the Meltdown

    Frontline: Inside the Meltdown

    Ben Bernanke, Will Lyman, Peter Haydu
    13 votes
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Michael Kirk
  • The Fabulous Life of Wallstreet Brokers

    The Fabulous Life of Wallstreet Brokers

    10 votes
  • Breaking the Bank

    Breaking the Bank

    5 votes