The Pursuit of Happyness

(2006)

In the moving drama The Pursuit of Happyness, Chris Gardner (Will Smith) is a marginally employed salesman and a single father, struggling with the mother (Thandie Newton) of his five-year-old son (Jaden Smith). When they are evicted from their apartment, Gardner finds himself alone with his son in San Francisco and no place to go. Even when Gardner lands an intern position at a prestigious stock brokerage firm, it pays no money. Forced to live in shelters, enduring many hardships as he goes through their program, Chris refuses to let this dampen his spirits as he pursues his dream of security for himself and his son.

TNT and TBS To Pay Big For the Broadcast Rights Of ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’

Cable TV is feeling The Pursuit of Happyness.

Other films in this agreement are Open Season and The Holiday.

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Sony to Release ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’ On March 27

It's still burning up the box office and it just got nominated for some Academy Awards but The Pursuit of Happyness is coming to a DVD store near you!

In a story from DavisDVD, they report that on March 27 The Pursuit of Happyness will come to DVD from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

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Will Smith Is In ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’

To say that Will Smith is a versatile actor would be like saying Bill Gates is good at programming. From his breakout performance in Six Degrees of Separation, to starring roles in action films like Independence Day, to contemplative performances in Michael Mann's Ali, this rapper turned actor has become one of our greatest stars. In his newest film, The Pursuit of Happyness Smith stretches himself even further.

In the moving drama The Pursuit of Happyness, Chris Gardner (Will Smith) is a marginally employed salesman and a single father, struggling with the mother (Thandie Newton) of his five-year-old son (Jaden Smith). When they are evicted from their apartment, Gardner finds himself alone with his son in San Francisco and no place to go. Even when Gardner lands an intern position at a prestigious stock brokerage firm, it pays no money. Forced to live in shelters, enduring many hardships as he goes through their program, Chris refuses to let this dampen his spirits as he pursues his dream of security for himself and his son.

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‘The Pursuit of Happyness’ Ultimate Internship Contest Goes Live

Columbia Pictures announced it is partnering with eight of the world's leading companies to offer "The Pursuit of Happyness 'Pursue It' The Ultimate Internship Contest," in which contestants will compete for dream internships at Gap Inc., The Hollywood Reporter, Morgan Stanley, NBC, the National Football League (NFL), PEOPLE Magazine, PlayStation and Yahoo!

Complete contest rules can be read at www.sony.com/Pursue-It.

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