Scott Frank Does Crime in The Lookout

Whoever has the money has the power

The Lookout marks Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Scott Frank’s (Out of Sight) directorial debut. The intelligent crime drama is centered around Chris (Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Mysterious Skin), a oncepromising high school athlete who becomes mentally impaired after a tragic accident. As he tries to maintain a normal life, he takes a job as a janitor at a bank where he ultimately finds himself caught up in a planned heist. The film also stars Jeff Daniels (The Squid and the Whale), Isla Fisher (The Wedding Crashers) and Matthew Goode (Matchpoint).

“The Lookout” opens March 30th, 2007. See the trailer below: