Boiler Room

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Boiler Room ★★★ 2000 (R)

Basic plot about a greedy naive young man caught up in a situation that's out of his control gets the high testosterone trea-ment. Seth (Ribisi) jumps at the chance to become a trainee at an up-and-coming brokerage firm filled with macho twenty-somethings greedy for success. But what Seth eventually discovers is that the firm he's allied himself with runs an illegal stock-trading operation that's under investigation. Well-cast and stylish, with Affleck effective in a small role as the firm's strutting recruiter. 120m/C VHS, DVD . Jon Abra-hams, Kirk Acevedo, Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, Nicky Katt, Nia Long, Scott Caan, Ron Rifkin, Jam-ie Kennedy, Taylor Nichols, Tom Everett Scott, Ben Affleck; D: Ben Younger; W: Ben Younger; C: Enrique Chediak.