Money No Enough 钱不够用



Chew Wah Keong is a white collar worker who loves to purchase things through installments. Ong is a contractor who borrows money from loan sharks. Hui is a coffeeshop waiter who is constantly borrowing money from his friends. The three good friends get into deep trouble with their finances and they have to put their heads together to solve their problems.

Director: Tay Teck Lock
Release Year: 1998
Subtitles: English & Chinese
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Language: English, Hokkien, Malay
Producer: JP Tan
Rating: PG
Runtime: 36m00s
Production Country: Singapore
Accession No: 2008-D-1178

Cast List:

  • Jack Neo, Mark Lee, Henry Thia, Tan Cheng Bee, Inez Goh, Wong Siew Ling, Liu Lee Lyne, Henry Wong, Lim Siow Keng, Feng Li Ming, Chris Tan Hock Hai, Chiew Tee Kiang, Annie Neo, Cherl Ang, Ong Kim Huat, Felix, Tan Cheng Chwee, Lim Tow Tong, Mok Chee Keong, Cheng Yeow Marn, Alex Lee Han Kwan, Sim Gee Sing


  • Screenplay - Jack Neo
  • Associate Producer - Derl Ng Chia Hwee
  • Assistant Producer - Ling Sock Leng
  • Assistant Director - Derl Ng Chia Hwee
  • Location Manager - Tammy Quah Ai Leen
  • Advertising & Publicity - Anthony Ng
  • Legal Adviser - K T Lim S & A
  • Casting - JSP Films
  • Casting Co-ordinator - Ling Sook Leng
  • Costume Designer/Stylist - Anthony Ng
  • Art Director - Anthony Ng
  • Wardrobe Mistress - Shariza Kamil
  • Set Dresser - Ian
  • Property Master/Props Set Up - Tammy Wuah Ai Loon
  • Property Master/Props Set Up - Lim Chian Long
  • Continuity - Annie Shih
  • Camera Assistant - Rosman Shahid
  • Key Grip - Abdul Shukor Mohd
  • Key Gaffer - Gary Lao
  • Key Gaffer - Loonard Pereira
  • Key Gaffer - Alex Kang
  • Key Gaffer - Anil Grahan
  • Key Gaffer - Anil Grahan
  • Key Gaffer - Azlee Ramil
  • Key Gaffer - Abdul Shukor Mohd
  • Sound Recordist - Azlee Ramil
  • Boom Operator - A. Supramanieam
  • Editor - Adhar Abu Bakar
  • Assistant Editor - Philip Tan
  • Audio Engineer - Gary Lao
  • Telecine Colourist - Dennis Nadarajan
  • Telecine Colourist - Loonard Pereira
  • Post Production Co-ordinator - Kamia Hurl
  • Foley Artist - Abdul Shukor Mohd
  • Foley Artist - Loonard Pereira
  • Foley Artist - Julian Scott
  • Negative Cutter - Lutz H. Schroottor
  • Colour Timer - Dennis Lee (Liew Tong Electric Services)
  • Generator Service & Operator - Woodlands Transport
  • Transportation -


  • Activities - borrowing/lending money, being hit by loan sharks, buying television, using handphone, buying a handphone, smoking, having dinner together with family and friends, squatting by the roadside, quarelling with the boss in the office, having a meal in the restaurant, sharing cigarette, drinking coffee at hawker centre, flirting with ladies, discussing at void deck, mixing Milo, buying a new car, buying jewellery, withdrawing money at ATM, talking to mother, husband and wife quarelling, lighting cigarette, filling in forms, making name cards, serving drinks at hawker centre, giving out name card, mother pestering son to get married, selling insurance, opening of a company, old lady fainting, family rushing to hospital, settling debts, facing financial problems, goods paid by installment being confiscated, chased by loan sharks, loan sharks spraying paint on door and wall, polishing car, visiting mother in hospital, picking up daughter from kindergarten, fortune telling, funeral procession passing by a wedding car with bride and groom, wake service, burning offering to the dead, playing mahjong, telematch, family game, contract signing, interview
  • Emotions - sadness, regret, fear, happiness, anger, remorse, proud
  • People - loan sharks, boss, insurance agent, contractor, coffee shop waiter, fortune teller, plain clothes police, hawkers, mother, husband, wife, daughter
  • Place - Sentosa, office, meeting room, flat, electrical shop, car park, void deck, alley, coffee shop, hawker centre
  • Relationship - husband/wife, mother/daughter, mother/son, brother/sisters, friends, loan sharks/debtor, businessman/customer
  • Theme - consequences of being spendthrift, exercising restrain on spending.