Previously called The Switch (and based on Elmore Leonard’s book of the same name), Life Of Crime takes us back into the world of Jackie Brown. Well, kind of, as while Tarantino isn’t involved this time around, the novel is set in the same world.
The is set 15 years before the events in Jackie Brown, following Louis Gara (John Hawkes) and Ordell Robbie (Yasiin Bey) who join forces to kidnap Mickey (Jennifer Aniston) , the wife of a real estate magnate (Tim Robbins). Their plan goes awry when the husband refuses to pay the ransom, leading Mickey to use her abductors for revenge.
Life Of Crime arrives in UK cinemas on September 5. [Read more…]