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Old 04-01-2011, 10:36 PM   #1
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Default Money can't buy happiness films

Need some examples of films where the theme is money can't buy happiness. thanks in advance.
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Old 04-01-2011, 10:52 PM   #2
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There's this little known indie called "Citizen Kane"...
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Old 04-01-2011, 10:55 PM   #3
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Can't Buy Me Love
Wall Street
B.A.P.S
Indecent Proposal
A Simple Plan
Trading Places
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Old 04-01-2011, 11:20 PM   #4
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MILLIONS by Danny Boyle
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Old 04-01-2011, 11:32 PM   #5
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Brewster's Millions (although, i guess in his case, it kind of does)

It's A Wonderful Life
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Old 04-02-2011, 01:00 AM   #6
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The Jerk

A Christmas Carol or Scrooge(d)

Heaven Can Wait (? If I could remember more details...)

Ironman (somewhat)
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Old 04-02-2011, 01:06 AM   #7
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Scarface

we all know money does buy happiness though...
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Old 04-02-2011, 09:47 AM   #8
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Old 04-02-2011, 10:28 AM   #9
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The Social Network.
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Old 04-02-2011, 01:21 PM   #10
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It's been mentioned already, but I'll second A Simple Plan. Such an amazing film, and the book is even better.
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