The Bank (2002)

The Bank



Critic Consensus: This thriller puts an intriguing premise to good use.

Movie Info

A young man fascinated with the workings of the world of banking forms an alliance with an unscrupulous corporate predator in this drama. Jim Doyle (David Wenham) developed an interest in finance while he was a young boy growing up in a small Australian town, and as an adult he and his partners have developed BTSE (Bank Training Simulation Experiment), a sophisticated computer program that can anticipate the ups and downs of the world's money markets. Jim's program attracts the interest of Simon … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Horror, Art House & International
Directed By:
Written By: Robert Connolly
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 24, 2003
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as Jim Doyle

as Simon O'Reily

as Wayne Davis

as Michelle Robert

as Diane Davis

as Vincent

as Mr. Johnson

as Teacher No. 1

as School Kid

as School Kid

as School Kid

as School Kid

as Christopher

as Jim's Father

as Limo Driver

as Chauffeur

as Exec No. 1

as Exec No. 2

as Computer Lab Technic...

as Phone Trader

as Phone Trader

as Phone Trader

as Sheriff

as Police Detective

as Boat Driver

as Simon's Son

as Bank Barrister

as Supreme Court Judge

as Board Member No. 1

as Teacher No. 2

as Reporter

as Librarian

as Petrol Station Atten...

as Immigration Officer ...

as Immigration Officer ...
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Critic Reviews for The Bank

All Critics (45) | Top Critics (15)

A hokey but highly entertaining tale of corporate greed that should be especially satisfying if you're pissed off at big business.

Full Review… | March 23, 2010
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

It looks to be something less than the sum of its quite interesting parts.

Full Review… | January 31, 2003
Boston Globe
Top Critic

Never amounts to more than a glossy comic book.

Full Review… | January 3, 2003
L.A. Weekly
Top Critic

As it is, the film takes too long to become truly compelling. It could have benefited from a shot of good old Hollywood pizazz.

Full Review… | January 3, 2003
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

Skillfully combines the seemingly disparate worlds of Frank Capra and Oliver Stone.

Full Review… | December 5, 2002
Dallas Morning News
Top Critic

The Bank, despite its faulty finale, is a fun and thrilling ride.

Full Review… | November 29, 2002
Miami Herald
Top Critic

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