The film did not win in any category, although DiCaprio did win at the , where the film was also nominated for. Jordan, however, cannot bear to quit and talks himself into staying in the middle of his farewell speech. When his wife finds out, Jordan divorces her and marries Naomi. Paramount officially confirmed the Christmas Day 2013 release date on October 29, 2013, with a running time of 165 minutes. Fearing for his son, Jordan's father advises him to leave Stratton Oakmont and lie low while Jordan's lawyer negotiates a deal to keep him out of prison.
Main article: The film was nominated for five : , for Scorsese, for Winter, for DiCaprio, and for Hill. The film was controversial for its morally ambiguous depiction of events, explicit sexual content, extreme profanity, depiction of hard drug use and the during production. The Wolf of Wall Street premiered at the in New York City on December 17, 2013, followed by a wide release on December 25, 2013. Red Granite Pictures also asked to distribute the film; agreed to distribute the film in North America and Japan, but passed on the rest of the international market. The film is banned in , , , and because of its scenes depicting sex, drugs and excessive use of swear words, and additional scenes have been cut in the versions playing in.
The film was the first to be released entirely through. Since the evidence against him is overwhelming, Jordan agrees to gather evidence on his colleagues in exchange for leniency. The Wolf of Wall Street premiered in New York City on December 17, 2013, and was released in the United States on December 25, 2013, distributed by. He uses the wife and in-laws of his friend Brad Bodnick, who have European passports, to smuggle the cash into. Christina McDowell, daughter of Tom Prousalis, who worked closely with the real-life Belfort at Stratton Oakmont, wrote an addressing Scorsese, DiCaprio, and Belfort himself, criticizing the film for insufficiently portraying the victims of the financial crimes created by Stratton Oakmont, for disregarding the damage that was done to her family as a result, and for giving celebrity to persons Belfort and his partners, including her father who do not deserve it. On November 25, 2013, the length was announced to be 179 minutes.
Now fed up with Jordan's lifestyle, Naomi tells Jordan she is divorcing him and wants full custody of their children. Meanwhile, the and the begin investigating Stratton Oakmont. After his release, Jordan makes a living hosting seminars on sales technique. Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government. To cloak this, Jordan gives the firm the respectable-sounding name of. He has an affair with a woman named Naomi Lapaglia.
Jordan becomes immensely successful and slides into a decadent lifestyle of prostitutes and drugs. DiCaprio responded that in his opinion the film does not glorify the excessive lifestyle it depicts. Scorsese knew that there were no limits to the content that he would produce and therefore came back on board, resulting in an. It was previously slated to be released on November 15, 2013, but the date was pushed back after film cuts were made to reduce the run time. The sanctuary also provided a lion named Handsome because the film's trading company used a lion for its symbol.
The film was including five nominations at the : , and , as well as and nominations for DiCaprio and Hill, respectively. Scenes at the beach house were filmed in. In the film, most of the real-life characters' names have been changed from Belfort's original memoir. In June 2017, of named The Wolf of Wall Street as the 2nd best film of the 21st century so far, behind 's 2001. Belfort's first wife Denise Lombardo is renamed Teresa Petrillo, while second wife Nadine Caridi became Naomi Lapaglia on-screen. Some critics viewed the movie as an irresponsible glorification rather than a satirical takedown. Jordan takes this as a sign from God and decides to sober up.
Despite his breach, Jordan receives a reduced sentence for his testimony and serves three years in a. Donnie gets into a public brawl with Brad, and, while Donnie escapes, Brad is arrested. Jordan, Donnie, and their wives are on a yacht trip to when they learn that Aunt Emma has died of a heart attack. The argues that the film attracted conservative viewers by depicting a more moral tone in its marketing than the film itself depicted. Filming also took place in and. In December 2013, before the film's premiere, the organization criticized the use of the chimpanzee and organized a boycott of the film. On January 27, 2014, it was revealed that a four-hour would be attached to the home release.
Ars Technica via Los Angeles Times. In , after cuts were made to an orgy scene as well as some religiously profane or denigrating language, the film was passed R21. After an exposé in , hundreds of ambitious young financiers flock to his company. The movie was chosen as one of the top ten films of the year by the. The film marks the , after 2002 , 2004 , 2006 and 2010 , as well as his second collaboration with Winter after the television series 2010—14.