It’s hard to believe that Michael Lewis’ The Big Short was published well over five years ago. At the time I really enjoyed the book and wrote a post about it. However if you had asked me whether anyone could make a movie from the book I would have been skeptical to say the least.
Today a trailer for the The Big Short movie starring Christian Bale, Steve Carrell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt and directed by Adam McKay just hit. It looks good. From my Twitter feed:
For those skeptical that they couldn’t make “The Big Short” into a compelling movie or at least trailer….https://t.co/r1xLjvpu7Z
— Tadas Viskanta (@abnormalreturns) September 22, 2015
PS I recently revisited an earlier post on lessons learned from Wall Street-related movies and really enjoyed it.