WATCH: Jennifer Aniston is Kidnapped in ‘Life of Crime’ Trailer

In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back.

Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play Mickey’s kidnappers, and Tim Robbins as her unfaithful husband. The cast also includes Isla Fisher, who plays Robbins’ character’s mistress, and Will Forte.

“You tell him he’s never going to see his wife again. He doesn’t want to see his wife again,” Fisher’s character says in the trailer. “You just saved him a hundred grand a year in alimony.”

Life of Crime” premiered at the 2013 Toronto Film Fest and hits theaters Aug. 29.

Watch the trailer below:

More Film

  • solo a star wars story

    Box Office: 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Headed for Underwhelming Holiday Weekend Debut

    In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back. Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play […]

  • solo a star wars story

    How the Kasdans Settled the Biggest Debate in 'Star Wars' History With 'Solo'

    In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back. Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play […]

  • Morgan Freeman Sexual Harassment

    Morgan Freeman Issues New Statement: 'I Did Not Assault Women'

    In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back. Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play […]

  • Euphoria Review

    Cannes Film Review: 'Euphoria'

    In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back. Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play […]

  • David Permut

    David Permut, Naomi Kawase Join Shanghai Festival Jury

    In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back. Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play […]

  • Trevor Jackson and Jason Mitchell in

    Film News Roundup: Sony Opening Crime Thriller 'Superfly' Two Days Earlier

    In the trailer for her new caper film “Life of Crime,” Jennifer Aniston’s character Mickey Dawson is kidnapped and held for ransom — but her cheating husband doesn’t exactly want her back. Based on the 1978 Elmore Leonard novel “The Switch,” the crime comedy also stars John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey (a.k.a Mos Def), who play […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content