The Promotion movie trailer - starring John C Reilly, Seann William Scott, Gil Bellows, Jenna Fischer, Fred Armisen. Directed by Steve Conrad. Theatrical Release Date: 6/6/2008
A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.
The Pursuit of Happyness -- Once homeless, Christopher Gardner (Smith) turns his life around and becomes the head of his own brokerage firm.
The Promotion -- Two assistant managers of a corporate grocery store vie for a coveted promotion.
Oscar-nominated actor, John C. Reilly (Chicago, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby) and Seann William Scott (American Pie) lend their deft comedic touch to the story of two mid-level Chicago supermarket employees - Doug and Richard, a dubious new guy from Canada - who compete ruthlessly for a coveted managerial post at a new store location. Doug and Richard could not be more different, but going head-to-head in a contest of wits and will reveals how they have more in common than they once suspected. The duo battle toward a hilarious final showdown that will leave you guessing until the very end.
Richard (John C. Reilly) and Doug (Seann William Scott) are two mid-level Chicago supermarket employees who compete ruthlessly for a coveted managerial post at a new store location.
Inspired by a true story, Chris Gardner (Will Smith) is a bright and talented, but marginally employed salesman. Struggling to make ends meet, Gardner finds himself and his five year old son evicted from their San Francisco apartment with nowhere to go. When Gardner lands an internship at a prestigious stock brokerage firm, he and his son endure many hardships, including being homeless and living in shelters, in pursuit of his dream of a better life for the two of them.
Filmmaker Patrick McGuinn follows the Aluminum Group on their 2003 tour of Italy, as they win over audiences with their smart spin on 1970s soft rock.
Once homeless, Christopher Gardner (Smith) turns his life around and becomes the head of his own brokerage firm.
Will Smith stars in this moving tale inspired by the true story about a struggling single father who dreams of a better life for his young son. Finding themselves homeless, he risks everything by embarking on an unpaid internship in a highly competitive stockbroker training program where only one in twenty interns make the grade.
If you haven't yet heard of The Aluminum Group - the critically adored Chicago pop band fronted by gay brothers John and Frank Navin - make sure to see this musical celebration of their past and present.
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