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Mo' Money (1992)

Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going great. But soon, ... See full summary »

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Trying to get his act together, a con artist gets a job in a credit card company. He falls in love with a fellow employee, he steals a couple of cards, everything is going great. But soon, the chief of security drags him into the big leagues of criminals... Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Johnny can resist anything ...except love and money. Especially money. See more »


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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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24 July 1992 (USA)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$40,227,000 (USA)
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Trivia

First film involving an early version of identity theft. See more »

Goofs

When Johnny ( Damon Wayans ) takes the job memo off the locked bulletin board, you can see some spelling errors. The line "Positions Available" has a error. The word is spelled "Availble". The 2nd error is under the "Building Engineer" position. The word maintenance is misspelled. It is spelled "Maintaince". The 3rd and final one is under the "Data Processing" title."Programing" should have 2 "M's". After all the movie was done before spell check was invented. See more »

Quotes

Johnny Stewart: Where's my brother?
Keith Heading: I hope he's dead
Johnny Stewart: [enraged] Then you're gonna join him
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Referenced in (500) Days of Summer (2009) See more »

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The Best Things in Life Are Free
(Theme from Mo' Money (1992))
Written by Jimmy Jam (as James Harris III) and Terry Lewis
Rap written and performed by Michael Lamont Bivins (as Michael Bivins), Ronnie DeVoe (as Ronnie Devoe) and Ralph E. Tresvant (as Ralph Tresvant)
Produced by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
Performed by Luther Vandross and Janet Jackson with special guests Bell Biv DeVoe and Ralph E. Tresvant (as Ralph Tresvant)
Luther Vandross Courtesy of Epic Records
Janet Jackson Courtesy of Virgin Records
Bell Biv DeVoe and Ralph Tresvant Courtesy of MCA Records
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Great cast bad script
20 January 2002 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

This movie starts of really promising but then winds up just another violent action comedy thing by the end. It's not the actors fault, there were some top performances here that I enjoyed watching which kept me hanging on till the end credits. Notably Damon and Marlon Wayans, John Diehl, Joe Santos and Stacey Dash who all gave this movie a nice polished feel. Kudos to them. However Damon is not so gifted in the writing department on this occasion. It lacks a lot of charisma and charm that a movie like this should have by simply having to much violence to be that funny. 7/10.


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