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

The Counterfeiters (2007)

The Counterfeiters (2007)

If you still don’t understand why we can’t just print more money, watch The Counterfeiters. Based on the memoir of a Jewish typographer who was forced into forging money in a concentration camp, this German film centres around a secret Nazi plan to circulate tons of fake Bank of England bank notes in the UK during the Second World War. The morals are as tricky as they get in this tense, but tough, film.