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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 »

Director:

Leslie Greif

Writers:

Harry Basil (screenplay), Leslie Greif (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Chevy Chase ... Henry
Penelope Ann Miller ... Carol Perkins
Armand Assante ... Genero
Christopher McDonald ... Vic
Robert Loggia ... Feldman
Guy Torry ... Angel
Rebecca Wisocky ... MM. Virginia
Kevin Sussman ... Denis Slater
Alex Meneses ... Gina
Marty Belafsky ... Stan Martin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marco Assante Marco Assante ... Bartender
Harry Basil ... Retarted Party Guest
Zoltan Butuc Zoltan Butuc ... Mr. Big
Matt De Matt Matt De Matt ... Business Man
Pat Finn ... Walter (as Patt Finn)
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Storyline

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

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

Germany | Romania | USA

Language:

English | Romanian

Release Date:

9 March 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dinheiro Fácil See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,839, 28 January 2007, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,839, 28 January 2007
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (FotoKem)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Crazy Credits

At the end of credits a big, yellow smiley face appears with a message: "Smile" See more »

Connections

References NYPD Blue (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

If You Play Me
Written by: Scott Nickoley, Jamie Dunlap, and Stephen Lang
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Funny Money is an awesome modern Chevy Chase film.
14 July 2007 | by dobbin-4See all my reviews

Now Chevy Chase may not have done a classic comedy in this movie but this movie has got to be close to being a great comedy if not being a great comedy. The movie is about a guy who does the same boring thing every day and then mixes up a bag with a robber and finds himself rich. This movie has around 31 jokes in it and they are pretty much all funny and even though some are very hit and miss most of them are great enough to be classic Chevy Chase comedy. This movie is not quite as good as Fletch or Caddyshack but it is really quite good and overall I think that this movie is a really funny movie that deserves a high praise so I rate it 83% and under the reference of "watch at all costs" comedy.


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