Life of Crime

15 yrs 98 minutes 2013 5.8

Life of crime is based on the novel The Switch by Elmore Leonard from 1978. Mickey, the wife of the corrupt real estate agent Frank, is kidnapped by two villains who intend to execute extortion on Frank’s unruly business and suspicious accounts abroad. The only problem is that Frank isn’t very interested in getting his wife back, in fact, he is already writing the divorce papers. The film, which has been compared to American hustle, has been praised the international media. Catherine Shoard writes in The Guardian that the film has both a witty dialogue and high performing actors. She writes: “This is a good-natured, show-not-tell treat, almost bloodless fun.”

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Comedy, crime
Director: Daniel Schechter
Actor: Jennifer Aniston, Yasiin Bey, Isla Fisher, Will Forte
Country: USA
Language: English