Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to become a wealthy stockbroker living a life of luxury to his downfall, including crime, corruption, the federal government.
Martin Scorsese Author:
Terence Winter (script), Jordan Belfort (book) Stars:
Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie | In the early 1990s, Jordan Belfort teamed up with his partner Donny Azoff to start the Stratton Oakmont brokerage house. His company grew rapidly from 20 to 20 to more than 250, his status in the Wall Street business community grew exponentially. So much so that the company submitted an initial public offering through them. As their status grew, so did the amount of substance they abused, so did their lies. They attract attention like no other, throwing lavish parties for their staff when they hit the jackpot in high operations. This eventually led to Belfort being given the title “Wolf of Wall St.” on the cover of Forbes magazine. When the FBI got involved in the Belfort business scheme, He found new ways to cover his tracks and saw his fortune grow. Belfort eventually came up with a cash deposit scheme at a European bank. But given that the FBI looked at him like an eagle, how long could Belfort Azoff maintain his wealth and his lavish lifestyle?