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10 Great Seconds – Third Prize

December 6, 2011

Glengary Glen Ross – One of my students mentioned this movie recently and made me think of this scene. “Mitch and Murray” in the main office aren’t happy with how sales are at this office, and they send Alec Baldwin to lay down the law. It’s a GREAT monologue in a really good movie (based on a great play – David Mamet wrote it, so expect a healthy amount of excellent cursing), and this moment is especially fun.

This is the pep talk – it’s a sales contest:

 

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