Is ‘The Big Short’ an Accurate Description of the Financial Crisis?

HousingWire, Feb. 29, 2016–Swanson, Brena

The results for the 2016 Oscars are in, and The Big Short won Best Adapted Screenplay. But despite the new Hollywood proof that the film is impressive, it doesn’t mean that the movie is the most accurate source for how the financial crisis unfolded.