The October 87 Crash & Comeback DVD - The Untold Story of Black Monday offers a behind-the-scenes look at the historic stock market crash of Oct. 19, 1987, when the Dow Jones plummeted a stomach-turning 22 percent. First came panic and mayhem, then bankruptcy, and then unprecedented profits. This CNBC DVD gives a tick-tock account of the day that would come to be known as "Black Monday" and how it led to one of America's greatest bull markets.
The October 87 Crash & Comeback DVD explores factors that caused the crash in CNBC's dramatic minute-by-minute documentary style. Key players who share stories about their roles in the day's events include Dr. Alan Greenspan, who had just been appointed Fed chairman; John Phelan, chairman of the New York Stock Exchange; and David Ruder, chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
In this October 86 Crash & Comeback CNBC DVD, correspondent Maria Bartiromo, executive producer Josh Howard and producers Alison O'Brien and Bob Waldman explore how the crash set the stage for what would eventually turn out to be one of the greatest bull markets in the nation's history. The DVD includes more than 20 minutes of bonus material, featuring extended commentary from Alan Greenspan, Leo Melamed, John Phelan, Bill Griffeth, and Sue Herera.
Buy the October 87 Crash & Comeback DVD and get new perspective on a crash that changed the economy of the late 20th century.