MagazineSci-fi news

Just in | Library of scifi news

Share

Tower Heist

27/10/2011. Contributed by Jessica Martin

Buy Tower Heist in the USA - or Buy Tower Heist in the UK

author pic

Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, Casey Affleck, Alan Alda and Matthew Broderick star in a comedy heist movie. Set in a tower. Yowsa. This is the movie which Universal was planning to release as a pay-to-view online, until the industry kicked up a large rumpus and got them to backtrack.

When the janitors and support staff of a Ritzy high-rise apartment block find out they have been taken to the cleaners in a Ponzi scheme run by one of its tenants, an investment banker of course, they get together to break into his penthouse and repay the favour.



Trump International was the real-life tower used for the filming, Brett Ratner is the man behind the film (X-Men: The Last Stand, as well as the Rush Hour movies), and it's the return vehicle for Eddie Murphy.

Magazine > Scifi news

Just in | Library of sci-fi news

Add SFcrowsnest.com daily news updates to your own web site or blog - just cut and paste the code below...

Share

The all-new SFcrowsnest is now running at www.SFcrowsnest.org.uk. This is now the archive for pre-2012 content. Nothing new is being posted here.

Magazine Articles

- Features

- Movie/TV Reviews

- Book Reviews

- News

- E-mail magazine

- Encyclopedia

- Other formats: Kindle, Nook, Sony Ebook, iPhone & iPod

Charts

- Top books

- Top movies/tv series

Offworld

- SciFi @ FaceBook

- Steampunk @ FaceBook

- Us @ Google+

Search

- Search site

Reader Tools

- RSS news feed

- Facebook page for SFcrowsnest

- Twitter page for SFcrowsnest

- Google toolbar for SFcrowsnest

Webmaster Tools

- Add our content feeds to your site