Life of Crime Jennifer Aniston

Enter a Darkly Amusing ‘Life of Crime’ — $15 Fandango Gift Card Giveaway #LifeofCrime [Closed]

Life of Crime Jennifer Aniston

Many thoughts come to mind when you think of a life of crime, but amusing shouldn’t be one of them… until now. “Life of Crime” is based on crime novelist Elmore Leonard’s 1978 novel “The Switch” and is just the latest adaptation of his work to hit the big screen. Leonard’s novel “Rum Punch” was adapted by Quentin Tarantino for the 1997 film “Jackie Brown,” which “Life of Crime” is being widely thought of as the prequel of.

While both “Jackie Brown” and “Life of Crime” revolve around some of the same characters, Louis Gara and Ordell Robbie, it is important to go into “Life of Crime” knowing that it is not a prequel. This story is meant to stand on its own, and its solid cast helps it do exactly that.

Life of Crime

Mickey Dawson (Jennifer Aniston), the wife of crooked real estate developer Frank Dawson (Tim Robbins), is kidnapped by two common criminals (yasiin bey and Jon Hawkes), who intend to hold her for a $1 million random and extort her husband with inside information about his illegal business dealings. But Frank, who is holed up in the Bahamas with his mistress, decides he’d rather not get his wife back, setting off a sequence of double-crosses and plot twists that could only come from the mind of master storyteller Elmore Leonard.

“Life of Crime” is packed with outrageously eccentric characters and unexpected twists that earned Leonard a reputation as one of America’s sharpest and funniest crime writers.

“Life of Crime” was released in select theaters as well as on iTunes and on demand August 29. Check out the trailer below and read on for an awesome giveaway!

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Love going to the movies? We’re giving one lucky reader a $15 Fandango gift card so you can head out to the theater for free, or at least with a significant discount.

This giveaway is open to US entrants ages 18+ and will end September 13 at 11:59pm ET.

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68 thoughts on “Enter a Darkly Amusing ‘Life of Crime’ — $15 Fandango Gift Card Giveaway #LifeofCrime [Closed]”

  1. I think it looks like a fun caper type comedy. I like the part when Jennifer Aniston pokes the cigarette through the peep hole.

  2. I like the scene Jennifer Aniston pokes the cigarette through the peep hole- it’s like Home Alone for grown-ups. I would probably see this movie when it comes out. We like slap stick comedy.

  3. Looks like a very funny movie. I like the part when she sticks the cigarette through the peep hole. I think I will wait to see the movie on DVD.

  4. This movie looks funny! I like when he’s trying to write down the info and says “slow down…what am I? A Stenographer?”

  5. I really liked the part where Jennifer Aniston was sitting on the bed saying how awkward it was with the mouse masks. Entering to win this for my friend, as this is her FIRST giveaway and want to show her how awesome it is!
    Thanks! 🙂

  6. I would like to see the movie Life of Crime. From the trailer, I liked the scene when the abductors first came in wearing their funny masks.

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  8. My favorite scene is when Tim Robbins says “you promise” after the kidnapper says he will never see his wife again. I would like to see the movie.

  9. This looks funny and we will probably see this movie. I liked when they kidnapped Jennifer Anniston and had those rat costume masks on their faces.

  10. I will wait for this movie to come out on Netflix. I like the scene where she puts a cigarette into the peephole.

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  11. It looks like a funny movie and I like that it has Jennifer Anniston in it – I liked the scene where they’re staring at her in the bedroom and they all have masks on

  12. Thanks for the giveaway…looks to be an amusing movie; like the scene in the bedroom with masked kidnappers & victim wisecracking with each other.

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