The Byrdes mourn a loss. “While entertaining and largely comedic, it is intended to bring attention to the abuse of offshore shell corporations and tax shelters, and it is an indictment of the legal system that permits them,” Netflix said. Wendy does damage control when Wilkes's pressure on Sen. Blake backfires. While Wendy battles personal demons, Marty struggles to keep their lives from falling apart. Watch Season 2 Now on Netflix. An upcoming film starring Academy Award-winner Meryl Streep is coming to Netflix, and it's all about the money! Wendy and the kids are caught trying to flee their home. 3. A surprise visitor shows up at the Byrde home. Check out a first look of The Laundromat now on the trailer below: In The Laundromat, Meryl Streep plays the role of the widow Ellen Martin. Mossack Fonseca tried to stop film’s release over lawyers’ portrayal but Netflix says reputations ‘long sullied’, Last modified on Fri 18 Oct 2019 16.50 BST. Adapted from the acclaimed novel. “Rather, the film saves its pointed critiques for the opacity of the global banking system and the systemic corruption of wealthy individuals that permit that system to perpetuate itself.”. Above her hangs a small doll made of chestnuts. Mossack and Fonseca sued Netflix this week alleging that the film portrayed them as “ruthless uncaring lawyers who are involved in money laundering, tax evasion, bribery and/or other criminal conduct” and sought a court ruling preventing the film being released. Ben's confrontation with Helen and Erin sends the Byrdes into crisis mode. Created by Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney, known for his documentaries on Enron, Wikileaks, Scientology and more. The Mexican cartel demands reparations from the Snells. Jason Bateman on his new Netflix money-laundering drama Ozark By Dan Snierson June 21, 2017 at 03:22 PM EDT In a response filed to the US district court in Connecticut on Thursday, Netflix said the request was a “virtually unheard-of prior restraint on speech” and should be denied. Ruth resists accepting her Langmore destiny. Wyatt learns the truth about his dad. What do you do when you have a lot of cash that wasn't exactly earned legally? When a mobster jeopardizes the casino bill, Marty enlists Buddy's help. Agent Petty gets what he needs to turn Russ. But here's the harder question: How EXACTLY do you launder it? An FBI search of the Snells' field yields a surprise. Wendy asks Helen — not Marty — to help close a deal, the Byrdes get a new houseguest, and business goes boom aboard a rival casino. The film, The Laundromat, is due to be released on Netflix at midnight on Friday in the US, and stars Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas as Jurgen Mossack and Ramon Fonseca. Marty brokers a deal between Jacob and Del. Business as usual? Maya is reprimanded. Marty tries to free Rachel from Agent Petty's grasp. Netflix has moved to shut down a lawsuit from Mossack Fonseca lawyers over a film about the Panama Papers scandal that led to the closure of their firm and criminal charges, arguing the partners’ reputations were “long sullied” before the film’s release. Marty and Wendy tell each other how they really feel, Ruth confronts Wyatt, Darlene lets her ambitions be known, and Ben's past comes into focus. Jacob educates Marty on his business. Marty decides to invest in the religious sector, unaware he will disrupt a discreet business operation. Mossack and Fonseca sued Netflix this week alleging that the film portrayed them as “ruthless uncaring lawyers who are involved in money laundering, tax … A financial adviser drags his family from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks, where he must launder $500 million in five years to appease a drug boss. Maya steps up her bid to turn Marty, whose eerily calm demeanor has Wendy worried. The decent duo Jürgen Mossack and Ramón Fonseca, played by Gary Oldman (The Dark Knight Trilogy) and Antonio Banderas (The Mask of Zorro) respectively, are the men behind the fraudulent acts, and it's up to Ellen to expose how this well-dressed duo take part in the world's corrupt financial system. In the Ozarks, Marty struggles to find a local business he can use for money laundering, while his kids make new friends but neglect a crucial duty. For more information, check out the film's official Netflix page. Agent Petty's revelation tests the loyalties of Marty, Ruth and the cartel. Wendy resorts to dirty tactics to get votes. Directed by Lee Farber, David Laven. Behind the huge quantities of gold flowing into the U.S. each year lies a tangled web of money laundering, illegal … Mossack Fonseca shut down in March last year, two years after the release of the Panama Papers thrust the affairs of their clients onto front pages around the world. Wendy worms her way into a job. To All The Boys: Always And Forever, Lara Jean. Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Sofia Hublitz. The FBI questions Ruth, tensions between Cosgrove and Marty hit a new high, Sue takes on a new patient, and Wendy recruits for her foundation. Marty's plan to open a riverboat casino is complicated by Darlene Snell's schemes, Ruth's paroled father, state politics and a Kansas City mobster. In a flashback to 10 years prior, Wendy struggles with depression, Del asks Marty to be his financial adviser, and Agent Petty faces a family crisis. About ClickTheCity | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Press | Career | Contact Us. Netflix argued Mossack and Fonseca had admitted in their own filing that the reputational damage they claimed they might suffer had long since occurred as a result of the media coverage around the 2016 publication of the Panama Papers.