Ben Affleck ’s new film, “ The Town ,” oozes Boston flavor. The sophisticated crime thriller features nasal accents, the Bunker Hill Monument , a shootout at Fenway Park and local lingo such as “Toonies,” which is what natives of traditionally blue-collar Charlestown call newcomers who have gentrified their neighborhood.
If life imitates art, so can the workings of high finance. The foreign-exchange markets are a timely case in point as policy makers and traders alike obsess over a return to the “Currency Wars” that so bewildered markets in 2010.
Aug. 13 (Bloomberg) -- A look at the film "The Bourne Legacy" with writer-director Tony Gilroy, and three of the film's stars: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, and Edward Norton. TONIGHT on Charlie Rose @ 7p & 10p ET. (Source: Bloomberg)