Kevin Salwen on Culture
Hollywood has portrayed the world of work in ways that range from idealized (the underrated 'Tucker: A Man and His Dream') to hilarious ('The Hudsucker Proxy') to nefarious ('The Godfather') to devious, like this exchange from 'Wall Street':
Bud Fox : How much is enough?
Gordon Gekko : It's not a question of enough, pal. It's a zero sum game, somebody wins, somebody loses. Money itself isn't lost or made, it's simply transferred from one perception to another.
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