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Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents Movie: The Pursuit of Happyness


November 23, 2012

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Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Smith 
Columbia Pictures; Directed by Gabriele Muccino 
Rated PG-13; 117 minutes; 2006 

Chris Gardner is bright and talented but is struggling to make ends meet. When he and his five-year-old son are evicted from their apartment Gardner takes a chance with a prestigious stock brokerage firm. They endure many hardships but he follows his dream to make a better life for the two of them in this inspirational true story.