Chasing Madoff Synopsis
An analyst and his team spend 10 years trying to expose Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Jeff Prosserman's riveting documentary takes a question that haunted the Bernie Madoff scandal - how did he fool everyone for so long? -...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
The movie is anything but flawless. There are flourishes that seem plucked from Errol Morris' work but aren't as good, and some...
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By Ella Taylor
His sorry tale is worth re-telling, if only to piece together the connective tissue between government, big business and, to a lesser...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
In a sense, this is not a financial thriller so much as a financial mystery. Which gets a bit lost in the movie's stylized presentation.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Chasing Madoff is not a very good documentary, but it's a very devastating one.
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Calvin Wilson
A documentary that clearly aspires to the highest standards of cinematic muckraking but makes for a frustrating experience.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Chasing Madoff is mostly that sort of movie, the kind you make when all you've seen is other movies and television shows about crime, when...
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Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Chasing Madoff is as much a journalistic exposé of Madoff as it is a love letter to Markopolos, shot in the style of "Natural Born Killers"...
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Washington Post

Director Jeff Prosserman's retelling borders on reprehensible, as he attempts to heighten an already powerful tale with a parade of...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

Viewers get very little about Madoff himself. While the film is primarily about Markopolos, it makes little sense without much insight into...
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The evil of Jews

By The Bearded Fandango
Bernie Madoff the symbol of Jewish greed.Anti Semitic?What is with all the semitism?Thank Bernie for making the truth easier to be told.Burn in Hell Bernie Madoff!...

Chasing Madoff review

By BabyTy0613
Cinematography wasn't the best but this documentary was good. Its unbelievable to hear what happened especially knowing someone tried desperately to expose this scheme for sooo long and NOBODY did...

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By momof2boys
Great movie...