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Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling in The Big Short
Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling in The Big Short. Photo by Jaap Buitendijk
Christian Bale in The Big Short
Christian Bale in The Big Short. Photo by Jaap Buitendijk
Cast of The Big Short
Anger and comedy are seen in equal measure — and sometimes at the same time — in The Big Short. Photo by Jaap Buitendijk