Reenactments

The Filming of Boiler Room: A Re-Enactment.

[Editor’s Note: Here at DealBreaker, we spend most of our time working to bring you news, making your DealBook shorter and insinuating that Warren Buffett is going to hell. But when we’re not doing that, we like to revel in the joys of Wall Street pop culture. (Average daily schedule at DealBreaker: Get up, watch CNBC, revel, revel, tweak Buffett, revel, Shorter DealBook, revel, lunch, news, revel, revel, news, revel, bedtime.) Along those lines, we bring you a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of Boiler Room, re-enacted by inanimate objects. We considered hiring actors but ultimately decided that the range of physical and emotional expressiveness in Vin Diesel’s seminal performance as “Chris Varick” could easily be replicated by a 12-inch high plastic “Ken” doll. DealBreaker Intern Bess Levin narrates…]
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Starring:Ben Affleck
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Giovanni Ribisi
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and Vin Diesel
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