Margin Call

Set in the high-stakes world of Wall Street, MARGIN CALL is an entangling thriller involving the key players at an investment firm d uring the earliest hours of the 2008 financial crisis. When an entry-level analyst unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as the firm’s …

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Other People’s Money

A Wall Street corporate raider attempts to acquire an 81-year-old New England wire & cable company but finds himself embroiled in the fight of his life against the company CEO, his assistant and an attractive N.Y. attorney, Penelope Ann Miller (“Carlito’s Way”), who takes the battle personally. Brilliantly directed by Academy Award-winner Norman Jewison (“Moonstruck”). …

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Boiler Room

Anyone who says that money is the root of all evil, doesn’t have it. Welcome to the new American Dream. Eager to show his aloof father that he can succeed in life, an ambitious, intelligent college dropout takes a job at a small stock brokerage firm, where he meets with great success. But when he …

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Wall Street

Feel the need for greed with the Wall Street Insider Trading Edition, featuring an all-new scrolling trivia track chronicling the financial, political and cultural events of the freewheeling ’80s and more! Michael Douglas received the 1987 Best Actor Academy Award® for his powerful performance as Gordon Gekko, a financial wizard who lures an ambitious young …

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Glengarry Glen Ross

A must for all Sales People ! James Foley’s commentary, like his acclaimed adaptation of David Mamet’s play, is concise, articulate, and richly observant on the topics of theme, direction, and rehearsal. The same is true of shorter commentaries by Alec Baldwin, Alan Arkin, director of photography Juan Ruiz Anchia, and production designer Jane Musky–all …

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Murder At The Lost Perfect Society

Murder most foul has it in Central Hong Kong’s highflying academic circles… a linguistic whodunit… Lettie Tellhalla was found dead with a cryptic message as a gag…  Detective Warren Inspectrum couldn’t wait to get home when he was called upon to solve the case… a difficult challenge in a world where numb’s the word… as …

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Singin’To English

Singin’ To English – From the day I was born I was into music. A natural singer and dancer until a major health problem caused me to give up dancing altogether, I discovered the power of music from a very young age and endeavoured and encouraged people to join in by using music and songs to …

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The Comprehensive teacher – Helping Teachers Teach

Teaching English remains a mystery to most teachers and so does learning to most students… There are many ways and means to teach and to learn English often unsuspected by most… which -far from being out of reach- are within grasp of teachers and students… at closer range than most would even imagine… In The Comprehensive …

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Righter

Righter is a collection of stories about people putting their world right…in their own way…They can’t escape reality but the can certainly bend it to suit them…because reality is always and only our own reality and is rarely suited to most… Who can ever find Alana Love again? Where is the Astronaut travelling to? A Woman …

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More Stories for English

More Stories for English is a collection selected with a pedagogical interest in mind… for new English speakers to listen to in a both interesting and progressive way. It follows Stories for English for developing English speakers. Most learners of English never make it to books or even stories. They either use or don’t use their command of …

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