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"It is not surprising that pop-culture protesters are now intent on occupying Wall Street," writes Edward Jay Epstein in his recently released book 'The Money Demons' (excerpted by the Wall Street Journal). "For the past decade, Hollywood has been casting financiers as the demonic villains of society. In the multiplexes, businessmen have replaced even terrorists as villains." And how! From 'Syriana' to 'Mission: Impossible 2' to 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon' and the upcoming 'Tower Heist,' big-screen villains have gone from evil-doers to bean-counters. Ahead, a look at 11 instances of greed being no good. (Groan! But, seriously.)
[via WSJ]





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