A young man will inherit a huge fortune--8 million pounds--but to qualify, he must spend a million pounds in just two months. Easy to do? That's what you think!

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A young man will inherit a huge fortune--8 million pounds--but to qualify, he must spend a million pounds in just two months. Easy to do? That's what you think!

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Nato con la camicia  »

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Sid Johnson: Nag, nag, nag. Nineteen years ago my old woman said 'I do' - ever since then she's been saying 'you don't'.
Mitchell: Come off it Sid - you said you were deliriously happy for the first five years.
Sid Johnson: I was - I was in the army.
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Do we feel sorry for a winner?
9 July 2001 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

It's an unusual slant on the subject of money. In this case our hero has got to get rid $1 million by spending it within a certain time if he hopes to inherit millions more. What does he do? He helps his friends with loans, invests in projects and more, bets on races, and so on. Trouble is he actually becomes successful, gains returns on investments, wins bets, etc., so he's not that far ahead! Poor fellow. It's fun though.


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