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Arbitrage (2012) (film review).

October 1, 2012 | By | Reply More
Arbitrage (2012) (film review).

Arbitrage (a film review by Mark R. Leeper) Richard Gere, having grown into looking the role of a silver fox of finance, plays Robert Miller, the head of a successful hedge fund. A deal has gone very badly for him and he desperately needs four hundred million dollars to cover his losses. When things look […]

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The Raindance Film Festival.

September 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Raindance Film Festival.

A Special Report from Our Man Lurking in the Film Biz. Yesterday saw the 2012 launch of the London-based Raindance Film Festival, one of the many smaller scale movie festivals around the world that allow new talents to emerge.  It’s Cannes without the bullshit or, indeed, the sunshine (hence the deliciously ironic name.) The launch […]

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