Based on the Elmore Leonard novel ‘The Switch’, Life of Crime is a taut and suspenseful tale of kidnaping gone wrong.
Ordell Robbie and Louis Gara hit it off in prison, where they were both serving time for grand theft auto. Now that they’re out, they’re joining forces for one big score. The ploy is to kidnap Mickey Dawson, the wife of a wealthy Detroit developer and hold her for ransom. Everything is going to plan, with one hitch, the lowlife husband doesn’t want his wife back. So now it’s time for Plan B and the opportunity to make a real killing.
Certificate: 15 Distributor: Curzon Film World
Dir. Daniel Schechter, US, 2013, 98 mins
Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Mos Def, Isla Fisher