The Wizard of Lies (R) 133 minutes

THE WIZARD OF LIES - Movies--(R)--Bernie Madoff (Robert De Niro) and his wife, Ruth (Michelle Pfeiffer) star in this dramatic dissection of the events that led to the Wall Street financier’s stunning downfall in December 2008 for defrauding investors of over $65 billion in the most infamous Ponzi scheme in U.S. history. Directed by Bernie Levinson the film vividly recounts Madoff’s audacious deceptions that culminated in his vilification while catapulting his wife and two sons into a harsh and unrelenting spotlight, with tragic consequences.