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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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Credited cast:
Carol Perkins
MM. Virginia
Denis Slater
Stan Martin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marco Assante ...
Retarted Party Guest
Zoltan Butuc ...
Mr. Big
Matt De Matt ...
Business Man
Walter (as Patt Finn)


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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


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



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

9 March 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dinheiro Fácil  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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


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

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Crazy Credits

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


References Def Comedy Jam (1992) See more »


If You Play Me
Written by: Scott Nickoley, Jamie Dunlap, and Stephen Lang
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Major disappointment
10 February 2007 | by (Europe) – See all my reviews

First of all I must say, I don't agree with the current rating (6.4) which is in my opinion a result of small number of voters. This movie, except few first minutes, is a giant mess. It looks like Monthy Python on speed. I can't believe Chevy Chase is acting in this one. Obviously, we have different perception of humor as well as the taste, but this movie could not be labeled as good comedy no matter what angle you're looking at it from. Long story short and without spoilers, the whole plot is stationed to a house, and all 'humourous' situations are caused by visit of two detectives, that came to visit without warrant and could be sent away in a heartbeat by any conscious adult. I am a huge fan of comedy and also of the movies with Chevy Chase, but I was very disappointed. This movie had just a few comic situations and dialogs, not enough for calling it funny movie. I certainly wouldn't recommend this to anyone who looks for an entertaining movie.

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