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Con Man (2018)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 2 March 2018 (USA)
The story of Barry Minkow, a young charismatic business man who becomes a wealthy CEO by lying, cheating and stealing his way to the top.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Armand Assante ... Jack Saxon
Justin Baldoni ... Barry Minkow
Talia Shire ... Carol Minkow
Mark Hamill ... Robert Minkow
Gianni Russo ... Derek Lewis
Elisabeth Röhm ... Lisa Minkow (as Elisabeth Rohm)
Michael Nouri ... Uncle Joe
Barry Minkow Barry Minkow ... Barry Minkow
Ving Rhames ... Peanut
James Caan ... Agent Gamble
Michael O'Hearn ... Mr. Green
Blake Berris ... Young Mike (as Blake Barris)
Kelly Noonan ... Reporter #1
Ragan Wallake ... Aida
Gavin Houston ... Hulking Jock
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The story of Barry Minkow, a young charismatic business man who becomes a wealthy CEO by lying, cheating and stealing his way to the top.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 March 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Con Man See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Budget:

$9,500,000 (estimated)
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Insomnia Media Group See more »
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Color
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Goofs

There are grammatical and spellings errors throughout the newspaper articles shown during the montage that begins 9 minutes in. See more »

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Stepping Out
Written and Performed by Sharynlee Van De Vovenkamp
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great potensial,bad pay out
11 February 2019 | by ops-52535See all my reviews

Mr minkows story must be like standing on the gates of heaven for a screenwriter and director, but when they make a mockup on a mockup, then they have made a movie ponzi scheme , because this film and this acting were and felt really bad. it has so many inconsistencies, it is like a bouncing ball bouncing pretty random from here to there to everywhere .

there are absolutely no timeline presented, that are usually ''all inclusive'' in most biographic movies. you can without doubt see the age differences, but why not tell the audience when and where things happened. all i can say is that the plot, story and acting are fraudulently and coningly well done, the main cast have no grits nor guts at all.

there must have been a question about bad finances when producing this film, im sorry to say that most of the ''stars''-actors have shrunk into dwarfstars, and not a white one, they are brown, cold and weak because all their explosive energy has been used. i might insult, but mark hamill reminded me of yoda in star wars in one of his hugging scenes,do you see the resemblence??? if i had the money and were the producer i wouldve set all in on tom cruise,still ''young'' and good looking, and still full of energy.

as a filmproduct most of my stars goes to the great camera work, and some of the less familiar actors, like minkows wife,mistress and school friend. i can also say that i will not attend a second screening on this one.


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