• Released
  • August 10, 2012
  • NR , 1 hr 41 min
  • Drama
  • 7 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A hedge fund trader orchestrates a deal that escalates out of his control.

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The A.V. Club

By Scott Tobias
With its minimal settings and focus on the abstract lingo of market transactions, "Margin Call" stands as the new model for how to do Wall...
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Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
The dull, hectoring financial melodrama Supercapitalist has all the spark of a high school assembly skit about not letting friends drive...
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
Dry as new bank notes and doggedly uncinematic, Simon Yin's $upercapitalist approaches the seamy side of international finance with a story...
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Slant Magazine

By Chuck Bowen
Ultimately plodding and resolutely old-fashioned, a corporate thriller for folks too square to indulge the possible existence of hungers...
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
A Walmart "Wall Street," the hedge-fund drama Supercapitalist is junk merchandise stamped "made in China."
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Filled with enough clichés to be broken up and sold in pieces as junk material.
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Time Out New York

Mostly, this DOA movie is an excuse to hammer home that there's more to life than making a shit-ton of money. Take that, Wall Street!
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Village Voice

By Nick Schager
Even caped do-gooders couldn't save Supercapitalist, a dramatic dud whose title refers not to some big-business hero but rather to wheelers...
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Rated NR