25 best money movies ever

It’s the root of all evil, but cash has also inspired some of the greatest movies ever to hit the silver screen. We pony up the best of 'em

21 (2008)

21 (2008)

Proof that even braniacs just want more dough, 21 is an entertaining Vegas drama in which MIT students are led astray by their Professor (Kevin Spacey) into some card counting shenanigans. We don’t know about you but last time we played Blackjack we couldn’t even count how much money we had left, never mind exactly which cards had been laid down. It’s Ocean’s Eleven with more IQ points and less facial hair.