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The Bank is a thriller about banking, corruption and alchemy.



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The Bank is a thriller about banking, corruption and alchemy.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Public enemy number one: The Bank


Thriller | Drama


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Release Date:

6 September 2001 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

A bank  »

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Some scenes were actually shot on the uppers floors of a major bank's corporate headquarters in Melbourne. See more »


Near the beginning when Toshio is sending a fax he places the pages in the machine face up, yet as the page moves through the machine we can see the logo which clearly shows this machine expects pages to be placed face down. The fax is later shown being read by Simon and has been correctly received. See more »


[last lines]
Wayne Davis: I guess if there's a problem, the bank will let us know...
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References 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) See more »

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An absorbing, interesting story well done.
23 May 2004 | by (Venice, FL) – See all my reviews

This story is along the lines of 'Runaway Jury'. Old injustices take

center stage in the mind of the involved and revenge is the goal.

Well done movie. A refreshing change from the 'shoot'em up'

endless car chases and bullets flying everywhere fare and

buildings being blown to smithereens. Well acted, some intrigue

and the vocabulary was not offensive for the most part. I Highly

recommend this movie to anyone wanting to be entertained by a

solid story line, good acting by a lot of unknowns, to me anyhow. I

still haven't figured out Sibylla Budd's character, very enigmatic. It

was filmed in Australia and Italy according to the Internet Movie

Data Base.

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