Tag Archive: Fraud

Haiku Review: Arbitrage (2012)

arbitrageStarring: Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Tim Roth & Brit Marling
Written and directed by Nicholas Jarecki

A corrupt business tycoon finds the sale of his company threatened while trying to cover up both fraudulent bookkeeping and a scandalous accident.

Hey, it’s hard out there
for a corrupt, entitled
corporate sleazebag.

Grade: A-

By Daniel J. Hoag
Arbitrage is available on Blu-ray and DVD on 12/21/12.

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Paul Rudd, Owen Wilson & Jack Nicholson
Written & directed by James L. Brooks

…when you’re really bored?
…when you’ve seen this crap before?
…when to turn it off?

Grade: C

By Daniel J. Hoag
How Do You Know is available on Blu-ray and DVD on 3/22/11.