Trailerama: Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps

History repeats itself. First time as tragedy, the second as farce. What Marx might think of this Oliver Stone sequel is anybody’s guess. Judging from the trailer, Stone himself isn’t taking it too seriously. The teaser is a reminder that yesterday’s consumerist porn is this year’s punchline, daddy-O, and what cash-strapped director doesn’t have a bit of respect for the hedge fund trader’s smash ‘n’ grab? Michael Douglas returns as Gordon Gekko, who would really like his hair gel back.

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One Response to “Trailerama: Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps”

  1. Spring Movie Preview 2010 « SquallyShowers Says:

    […] Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Release date: April 21 Starring Michael Douglas, Shia Laboeuf, Josh Brolin While your 401k was headed into the shitter, Gordon Gekko was staging a comeback. The “greed is good” guy is a reformed character. He partners with a younger trader (Laboeuf) to clean up the Street, suggesting that director Oliver Stone either has a weird sense of humor or has fashioned his very own Godfather III. We’re praying for a short sell. Fun fact: Oliver Stone’s stockbroker dad Louis was an aide to Dwight D. Eisenhower during World War II. He met his future bride, Jacqueline, while serving in France. […]

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