Long before audiences got to know the “Wolf of Wall Street,” money was the motivator for countless classic films. From grim tales of greedy gangsters like “Baby Face,” “Scarface,” and “Goodfellas” to the cheesy 80s film “They Live,” which reminded viewers that “[Money] is your God,” many directors have tackled the subject over the years. We’ll be talking about who did it best with Laura Boyes, film curator at the North Carolina Museum of Art, and Marsha Gordon, film professor at North Carolina State University.
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