The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening.
On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins.
163 years later, the firm they establish – Lehman Brothers – spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.
Spectacular saga about the banking family magnificently performed by Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles
Sam Mendes’s magnificent tale of bank brothers is right on the money
Mendes is on the money with astonishing saga
Magnificent performers multitask in this epic story of the Lehman Brothers family business
Sam Mendes directs a trio of performances you can bank on