Does the pursuit of happiness end well?
Thereof, who is the guy at the end of pursuit of happiness?
Subsequently, question is, what is the pursuit of happiness all about? Life is a struggle for single father Chris Gardner (Will Smith). Evicted from their apartment, he and his young son (Jaden Christopher Syre Smith) find themselves alone with no place to go. Even though Chris eventually lands a job as an intern at a prestigious brokerage firm, the position pays no money. The pair must live in shelters and endure many hardships, but Chris refuses to give in to despair as he struggles to create a better life for himself and his son.
Likewise, how accurate is the pursuit of happiness?
The movie The Pursuit of Happyness depicts Chris Gardner's son Christopher (Jaden Smith) as a 5-year-old. In reality, Chris Gardner's son was only two-years-old when the film's plot unfolded in real life. The real Chris Gardner was okay with this dramatic liberty taken by the filmmakers, "I understood that.
What is the message of The Pursuit of Happyness?
The central message, that persistence and passion guarantee success, is honest and clear. The problem is that The Pursuit of Happyness doesn't delve thoroughly enough into Chris's struggles and his story. Smith and his son have an obvious natural chemistry that plays wonderfully well.