A young executive at a shipping and manufacturing conglomerate, BobWalker (Ben Affleck) is on the fast track to the top. He is a rising star at work and has all the material trappings of success. Then his company goes through a few rounds of layoffs, so Boband colleagues Phil (Chris Cooper) and Gene (Tommy Lee Jones) find themselves on the unemployment line. As the year unfolds, all three must redefine their lives as they struggle to survive in a hostile post-career landscape.
IMDB Complete movie, English subtitles. The story centers on a year in the life of three men trying to survive a round of corporate downsizing at a major company – and how that affects them, their families, and their communities. Director: John Wells, Writer: John Wells, Stars: Ben Affleck, Chris Cooper, Tommy Lee Jones | Plot Keywords: downsizing | porsche | corporate downsizing | volvo | sports car | Taglines: In America, We Give Our Lives To Our Jobs. It’s Time To Take Them Back | Genres: Drama