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The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

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Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.

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In The Wolf of Wall Street DiCaprio plays Belfort, a Long Island penny stockbroker who served 36 months in prison for defrauding investors in a massive 1990s securities scam that involved widespread corruption on Wall Street and in the corporate banking world, including shoe designer Steve Madden. Written by anonymous

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Rated R for sequences of strong sexual content, graphic nudity, drug use and language throughout, and for some violence | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$100,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$18,510,000 (USA) (27 December 2013)

Gross:

$116,866,727 (USA) (28 March 2014)
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Another Martin Scorsese/Goodfellas (1990) & Boardwalk Empire (2010) character connection is former NYC super-cop and now-prominent private investigator Bo Dietl, appearing as himself as Jordan Belfort's real-life P.I, and re-creating an actual dinner meeting at East Harlem's infamous and exclusive mob/celebrity insiders' restaurant, Rao's. See more »

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After Jordan gives Naomi a yacht as a wedding gift, the one shown in the following scene is clearly a different model. It's missing two distinct windows near the front of the hull. See more »

Quotes

Donnie Azoff: You dress like shit, so fuck you!
Brad: Motherfucker!
[punches Donnie]
Jordan Belfort: OOH! Jesus!
Brad: How do you like that? Who's the faggot now?
Jordan Belfort: You okay? Hey pal.
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Scorsese's best pic since Goodfellas
30 November 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The last few Scorsese pics left me a little disappointed. I had begun to think Marty had become a 'gun for hire' and that his brilliance may have been spent (his earlier works were some of the best movies ever made). I attended a screening of The Wolf of Wall Street this evening, and was expecting to be unimpressed. I am happy to say I was completely blown away. This pic is Marty at his best. I laughed, I cringed, I related (with fond memories as well as a bit of guilt) and I TOTALLY believed every unbelievable moment. A good book, a great screenplay and a delightful cast were formed and molded into what I believe should get Scorsese a best director Oscar, and likely a Best Picture Award for the movie. Leo DiCaprio has grown into a versatile actor and his creation of this super hero dirtbag's roller coaster ride in this crazy (true) story is really honest and delightfully entertaining. Jonah Hill pulled out all the stops too and this is definitely his best work. Thank you Mr. Scorsese for delivering the goods so brilliantly!


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