May 13

 

In her latest stint as a director, Jodie Foster finds George Clooney and Julia Roberts wrapped up in a thriller with a story aimed our country’s financial woes. Clooney plays Lee Gates, a financial TV personality who ends up giving a bad tip on air, causing a man (played by Jack O'Connell) to lose all of his family’s money. His course of action? Holding Gates hostage on air. Natch.