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Where the Money Is (2000)

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Carol Ann MacKay is a fine, popular nurse at a retirement home, and spends her free time with her hunky athletic husband Wayne MacKay, who was the star of her school's football team when ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Henry
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Carol
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Wayne
Susan Barnes ...
Mrs. Foster
Anne Pitoniak ...
Mrs. Tetlow
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Karl
Irma St. Paule ...
Mrs. Galer (as Irma St. Paul)
Michel Perron ...
Guard
Dorothy Gordon ...
Mrs. Norton
Rita Tuckett ...
Mrs. Weiler (as Rita Tucket)
Diane Amos ...
Kitty
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Cheryl - Wife #2
T.J. Kenneally ...
Farwell Welk
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Lloyd the Cop (as Roderick McLachlan)
Bill Corday ...
Grounds Worker
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Carol Ann MacKay is a fine, popular nurse at a retirement home, and spends her free time with her hunky athletic husband Wayne MacKay, who was the star of her school's football team when she was high school prom queen; he still would do anything for her, including cleaning up the messes her ideas get them in. When legendary bank robber Henry Manning, who had a major stroke in prison, is placed in the home, supposedly having lost all control over his body, she notices he must be in far better condition then he lets appear, and tries everything to find out- when she pushes his wheelchair in a canal at a picnic, Henry gives up. The McKays keep his secret and Henry doesn't actually run in Waynes car as his first impulse was; soon Carol gets his confidence and the two start planning how they three can commit another robbery on an armored money transport, which brings them together. It doesn't go quite according to plan, but they get the loot; however, before the money can be split some big... Written by KGF Vissers

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They make their money the old-fashioned way. They steal it. See more »

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Drama | Comedy | Crime

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual content | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

20 July 2000 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Ein heißer Coup  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,513,530 (USA) (14 April 2000)

Gross:

$5,658,940 (USA) (19 May 2000)
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Quotes

Henry Manning: You wanna save your marriage by robbing a bank. Why don't you go see a priest?
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Referenced in Eisai to tairi mou: Episode #1.1 (2001) See more »

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Lie To Me
Performed by Johnny Lang
Written by Bruce McCabe and David Z.
Courtesy of A&M Records
Under license from Universal Music Special Markets
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sweet!
22 January 2004 | by (ny) – See all my reviews

i just love this little ditty. Nothing heavy or too meaningful here...just good old fashioned entertainment. A neat little story told very nicely and believably, with good cohesion and style. Intelligently shot and scored with a good dialogue which keeps this smart little story rolling along very nicely.Very funny at times and thoroughly enjoyable. I highly recommend it as a "feel good" temporary diversion. Great cast and an interesting plot that will keep you looking forward to the next viewing, which is what it is all about...


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