Genre: Newsmagazine, Crime Drama, Documentary
Premise: Stacy Keach narrates this dissection of the dark side of the American Dream, a survey of how far some people go to become rich, no matter the cost to themselves and those around them. Real-life cases are reviewed and involve such criminal activity as credit card scams, identity theft, counterfeiting and Ponzi schemes.
A neighborhood ice cream parlor in West Roxbury, Mass., lands the Palladino family in a major case of fraud.
The Broadway premiere of ``Rebecca'' implodes thanks to New York stockbroker Mark Holton, who allegedly swindles millions of dollars from investors.