Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room


Watch Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

In this chronological story, Enron went bankrupt in less than a year from the seventh largest US company. The focus is on human drama, from suicide to the release of 20,000 people: the personality of Ken Ray (with falwelles simplicity), Jeff Skilling (he has great ideas), Lou Pai (with $ 250 million gone) and Andy Fastow (the dark prince) dominate. On the way, we watch the deregulated electricity market in California, get a free pass from Arthur Andersen (which damages dubious market accounting), we use greed to manipulate banks and brokerage firms (Merrill Lynch publishes an analyst who questions Enron's growth) and hear from both Bush Presidents what great boys are.... Show more

This is really high class movie and I really love it. Most movies, even the greatest ones, evaporate like mist once you've returned to the real world; they leave memories behind, but their reality fades free quickly. Not this one. I know it gets a lot of stick for being the mainstream popular movie, but honestly I can not think of anything wrong with this movie online. You just have to watch Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room. The variety of dialogues, which is the power of this production, excites the viewer, especially against today's movies that are clearly weak and so boring. Alex Gibney proved that the whole film can hold the viewer's attention. Last time I bought this movie in a blu-ray quality, so I decided to upload the full movie here.... Show more

Directors: Alex Gibney
Countries: United States
Release: 2005-05-20
Duration: 110 min
IMDb Rating: 7.6