Has anyone been saying to themselves, "I wish they'd make a movie similar to The Italian Job
or Ocean's Eleven
, but like...funny?" Yeah, me either but that's never stopped Hollywood from making slight alterations to an old story for a new movie before, now has it? This time the latest celebrity-centered robbery flick comes courtesy of the action-drama Tower Heist
leads the all-star cast that includes Eddie Murphy
, Gabourey Sidibe
, Casey Affleck
, Matthew Broderick
, and Alan Alda.
In the movie, a group of angry maintenance workers at a luxury apartment building seek to rip off a Bernie Madoff
-like Wall Street tycoon who is guilty of depleting them of their pension funds. Seeking revenge and their lost funds, the workers are led by their manager (played by Stiller), and plan a mission to find the missing money. Murphy will play a known thief who helps them learn the ways of stealing.
The Brett Ratner
-directed Tower Heist
, opens November 14th. Check out the trailer below.