The Day the Bubble Burst

The Day the Bubble Burst

7.5 IMDbHistorisk drama • USA • 150 min

This fact-based film captures the tumultuous moments leading up to the 1929 stock market crash. The story follows numerous characters whose lives are affected, from a stock exchange officer with severe money troubles to a mother and father intent on marrying their daughter off to a rich family. Also portrayed are those whose actions played a hand in the crash, including Wall Street tycoon Jesse Livermore (Richard Crenna) and William Durant (David Ogden Stiers), the founder of General Motors.