Movie: The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

Director:  Gabriele Muccino

Casting: Will Smith; Jaden Smith

Plot: Chris Gardner comes to the most difficult time in his life: he’s laid off, his wife leaves him because of that, and he has to move in a small public toilet with his son because they fail to pay the house rent. To make both ends meet, Chris takes on a job selling portable bone density scanners, traveling from one hospital to another. One day, during a taxi ride, Chris impresses a financial manager Jay Twistle by solving a Rubik’s tube, and earns himself an internship opportunity as a stockbroker. Little does he know that from then on, his life is going to change completely…