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The Pursuit of Happyness 2006

  • Gabriele Muccino
  • December 14, 2006
  • 117 mins
  • English
  • Drama
Inspired by True Events
Based on a true story about a man named Christopher Gardner, who has invested heavily in a device known as a "Bone Density scanner". However, the devices do not sell as they are just marginally better than the current technology at a much higher price. As Gardner tries to figure out how to sell them, his wife leaves him, he loses his house, his bank account, and credit cards. Forced to live out in the streets with his son, Gardner is now desperate to find a steady job; he takes on a job as a stockbroker, but before he can receive pay, he needs to go through 6 months of training, and to sell his devices.


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A good and inspiring little film. Though I didn't enjoy it as much as I'd hoped I would, as I felt there were some things that could have been focused on a bit more.

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One of the best movies I ever watched.

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Nunca dejes que nadie te diga que no puedes hacer algo, ni siquiera yo.

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