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Casino Jack and the United States of money.

Gibney, Alex. (Producer, Screenwriter, Director). Ellwood, Alison. (Producer, Film editor). Barakat, Zena. (Producer). Alberti, Maryse. (Cinematographer). Robbins, David, 1955- (Composer). Tucci, Stanley. (Actor). Rudd, Paul. (Actor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 118 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Magnolia : 2010.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Alex Gibney.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Abramoff, William Branner, Tom DeLay, Donn Dunlop, Kevin Henderson.
Summary, etc.:
This portrait of Washington super lobbyist Jack Abramoff, from his early years as a gung-ho member of the GOP political machine to his final reckoning as a disgraced, imprisoned pariah, confirms the adage that truth is indeed stranger than fiction. A tale of international intrigue with Indian casinos, Russian spies, Chinese sweatshops, and a mob-style killing in Miami, this is the story of the way money corrupts our political process.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Lobbyists > Washington (D.C.)
Political corruption > United States.

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