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Life of Crime (14-Sep-2013)

Director: Daniel Schechter

Writer: Daniel Schechter

From novel: The Switch by Elmore Leonard

Keywords: Crime/Comedy

Two criminals' plans to extort a real-estate developer by kidnapping his wife backfire when he decides not to pay her ransom.

Two-bit crook Louis Gara and partner Ordell Robbie kidnap corrupt Detroit real-estate tycoon Frank Dawson's wife Mickey, intending to use her to extort a million dollars from him by dangling the threat of exposing insider information about his slimy business practices. Complications arise when Frank, having already initiated plans to divorce Mickey and marry his mistress, decides not to pay her ransom; caught by surprise, our duo must decide what to do next, hiding out alongside their precious cargo in the company of a peculiar man obsessed with Nazi artifacts.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jennifer Aniston
11-Feb-1969   Rachel on Friends
Kevin Corrigan
27-Mar-1969   Eddie Finnerty on Grounded for Life
Mos Def
11-Dec-1973   Black On Both Sides
Isla Fisher
3-Feb-1976   Shannon Reed on Home and Away
Will Forte
17-Jun-1970   Saturday Night Live
John Hawkes
11-Sep-1959   Bugsy in The Perfect Storm
Mark Boone Junior
17-Mar-1955   Robert Munson on Sons of Anarchy
Tim Robbins
16-Oct-1958   The Player, Jacob's Ladder


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