Money Buys Happiness


1h 49m 1999

Brief Synopsis

The tale follows a three-day journey through the hills and valleys of a complicated marriage. Georgia is 35-years-old and looking for love; her husband Money is also embarked on a quest, although he is not too sure what he is trying to find. Georgia and Money are fighting outside their friend's h

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Location
Seattle, Washington, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Synopsis

The tale follows a three-day journey through the hills and valleys of a complicated marriage. Georgia is 35-years-old and looking for love; her husband Money is also embarked on a quest, although he is not too sure what he is trying to find. Georgia and Money are fighting outside their friend's house when he decides to hang himself. Following this suicide, the couple discovers the deceased left them his piano in his will. Money inexplicably insists they move the piano themselves, a journey covering 50 blocks. This unlikely epic journey forces the couple to re-evaluate the state of their marriage and the course of their respective lives.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1999
Location
Seattle, Washington, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer June 26, 2002

Released in United States 1999

Released in United States April 1999

Released in United States October 1999

Shown at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival April 15-20, 1999.

Shown at Hamptons International Film Festival October 20-24, 1999.

Began shooting May 26, 1998.

Released in United States Summer June 26, 2002

Released in United States 1999 (World premiere at the 1999 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival.)

Released in United States October 1999 (Shown at Hamptons International Film Festival October 20-24, 1999.)

Released in United States April 1999 (Shown at Los Angeles Independent Film Festival April 15-20, 1999.)

Completed shooting June 8, 1998.

Money Buys Happiness" is the first film to emerge from Seattle's WigglyWorld Studios via its 'Start-to-Finish project', which is designed to produce feature films in the Pacific Northwest.