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Tower Heist

The staff (Ben Stiller, Casey Affleck, Matthew Broderick and others) at New York high-rise apartment takes their jobs very seriously until they are cheated out of their pensions by the tenant in the penthouse pad (Alan Alda). To get a bit of their own back, they enlist a criminal (Eddie Murphy) to help them plan the perfect robbery. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: C+
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 99
Theater Release: 04 Nov 2011
Video Release: 21 Feb 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Tower Heist is rated PG-13: for language and sexual content.

Director: Brett Ratner
Cast: Eddie Murphy, Ben Stiller, Casey Affleck, Matthew Broderick, Alan Alda
Studio: 2011 Universal Pictures
Website: Official site for Tower Heist.

Detailed Review

The Tower is an apartment building situated in one of New York City’s most desirable neighborhoods. Here upscale tenants are waited upon and catered to by a team of workers… 
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Why Is Tower Heist Rated PG-13?

Violence: A man vandalizes a car. Vigilantes plot and carry out a robbery. Characters use… 
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If you found yourself defrauded of your life savings like the characters in this movie,… 
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