25 Documentaries That Will Make You a Better, Albeit More Irritating, Person

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

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You'll Become An Expert On: Corporate Greed

Corporate greed has occupied considerable airtime in recent years, but films like Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room go further than easy "eat the rich" platitudes by dissecting the breadth and depth of Wall Street abuses. The combination of greed and hubris at Enron took the company so far off the rails that its was creating fake companies to hide massive debt, and engineering the energy crisis in California to bolster fading profits.

We were motivated to speak out ourselves, but it's a little late in the game to join the Occupy Wall Street movement. Besides, we remember from our days in the Boy Scouts that camping out in park can get very cold.

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