Charlie Sheen’s desperate to make it stockbroker Bud Fox.
The virtuousness of greed, the primacy of the dollar. Gekko encourages Fox to betray his friends and his family and break all the rules in search of a profit. He’s rejected in the end, but 23 years on nobody’s quoting Charlie Sheen’s lines.
“I create nothing. I own. We make the rules, pal. The news, war, peace, famine, upheaval, the price per paper clip. We pick that rabbit out of the hat while everybody sits out there wondering how the hell we did it. Now you're not naive enough to think we're living in a democracy, are you, Buddy?”