- You know people seldom go to the trouble of scratching the surface off things to find the inner truth
- Well I really wouldn't care to scratch your surface, Mr. Kralik, because I know exactly what I'd find. Instead of a heart, a hand bag. Instead of a soul, a suitcase. And instead of an intellect, a cigarette lighter... which doesn't work
Similar to the theme of the film, when Lubitsch sheds the extra characters (who are all exceptional…
I still do not understand how people can think "Wolf of Wall Street" is celebrating the culture. If anything this film is an attack at the audience to finally get angry as Jordan Belfort rubs in our face his minimal prison time or begins to explain an IPO only to say we probably wont understand anyway so lets get back to the money.
A second viewing did turn me though to understand why Jordan can be mistook as the hero…