The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)Year: 2006
Genre: Biography, Drama
Director: Gabriele Muccino
Starring: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton
Based on a true story about a man named Christopher Gardner. Gardner has invested heavily in a device known as a bone density scanner. He feels like he made these devices. However, they do not sell them marginally better than the current technology at a much higher price. As Gardner trying to figure out how to sell them, his wife leaves him, he loses his house, his bank account, and credit cards. Forced to live on the streets with his son, Gardner is now desperate to find a solid job, he takes a job as a stockbroker, but before he receive pay, he needs to be passed 6 months of training, and to sell his devices.