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Funny Money (2006)

R | | Comedy | 9 March 2006 (USA)
Henry Perkins, a mild-mannered accountant, accidentally trades briefcases with another man, to find out that there's five million dollars inside. Henry tells his unsuspecting wife of their ... See full summary »

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Henry
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Carol Perkins
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Genero
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Vic
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Feldman
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Angel
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MM. Virginia
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Denis Slater
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Gina
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Stan Martin
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Walter (as Patt Finn)
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Henry Perkins, a mild-mannered accountant, accidentally trades briefcases with another man, to find out that there's five million dollars inside. Henry tells his unsuspecting wife of their new-found fortune, but she doesn't embrace it as well as he does. Soon they're joined by their best friends, a cop on the take, a cop on the hunt, and the dreaded Mr. Big, who has come to claim his million dollars. Written by Eric Burkheimer

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Taglines:

Do You Take the Money...And RUN...?

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Comedy

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Rated R for sex-related humor and some language | See all certifications »

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9 March 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dinheiro Fácil  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,839 (USA) (26 January 2007)

Gross:

$1,839 (USA) (26 January 2007)
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Crazy Credits

before ending credits: "No fish... were harmed in the making of this film." See more »

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References Def Comedy Jam (1992) See more »

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If You Play Me
Written by: Scott Nickoley, Jamie Dunlap, and Stephen Lang
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surprisingly entertaining comedy farce
5 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

We picked this DVD out of a stack one Saturday afternoon and dropped it in, not expecting much. The movie starts slow, with about a half-hour of exposition. It really kicks into gear when the action moves to the apartment of the two leads (Chase and Miller).

The movie works like a play, with most of the action confined to this apartment. Characters come and go, and interact with each other. This is not a subtle or ironic comedy, but rather most of the gags are coarse and blunt. Some are also repeated a number of times.

This may not be your cup of tea, but for me, on that afternoon, it was just what I was in the mood to see. I laughed out loud and was sad when the movie started to wrap up.


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