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Easy Money (1983)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  19 August 1983 (USA)
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To inherit his mother-in-law's colossal fortune, a hard living, gambling addict must change his unhealthy ways before it gets the best of him.

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The life of a young man about town suddenly reaches a turning point. Before this he led a life of debauchery. He will get 10 million dollars as an inheritance if his life has undergone a complete change within a year. It is a hard question: be rich and boring all day or be depraved and amusing... Written by Kornel Osvart <kornelo@alphanet.hu>

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Toot Toot Tootsie Goodbye, Here comes RODNEY!! [Australia Theatrical] See more »

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The scene in the movie where Monty (Rodney Dangerfield) sees his female neighbor topless is different in the picture's trailer where she is seen wearing a bikini top. See more »

Goofs

In the hospital scene, when Julio and his wife are on Dangerfield's side, Julio asks "now, can I call you dad?," the position of the wife's arm and Julio change between shots. See more »

Quotes

Monty: [Discovers a neighbor is letting his Doberman crap in Monty's yard] Hey! Not here! Not here!
Bill Jones: Don't disturb King when he's doing his business.
Monty: What makes you think I want to inherit the business?
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Referenced in Secluded Passion (1983) See more »

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Scene from The Island of Dr. Moreau (1977)
by Laurence Rosenthal
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Classic.
20 June 2001 | by (Akron, Ohio.) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie, everything about it works. From the great opening to the hilarious final gag, this film was entertaining. Rodney Dangerfield plays a slob/children's photographer who's set to inherit some money from his mother-in-law who hates him, given that he weighs 175 pounds and cuts back on the things he loves (but she hates) by the end of a year. These things mainly include drinking too much, smoking too much, eating too much, and being plain out vulgar. Of course, this is the setting for one of funniest comedies I've ever seen. And this movie has one of the best theme songs ever written for a comedy I've ever heard. Go out and buy this tonight.


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