Nov 30, 2020
A film that carefully fleshes out its subjects before building scene after scene of increasingly clever lunacy.
Sep 26, 2020
It's a funny and heartfelt film with a strong ensemble cast.
Aug 4, 2020
It's a middle-of-the-road comedy in which the good outweighs the bad.
Jan 11, 2020
In the end Tower Heist is serviceable not great or something to run right out to see opening night. It might be great to watch on constant TNT reruns in the future though.
Jun 8, 2019
Fun, fast-paced popcorn entertainment that works reasonably well as long as you avoid thinking about how patently ridiculous it is.
May 7, 2019
When Murphy is on screen, Tower Heist really sizzles. But even when Murphy isn't around, Tower Heist is still good enough to satisfy moviegoers looking for a mildly entertaining comic diversion.
Nov 10, 2018
No, it's not A Beautiful Mind, but it's a wildly entertaining and funny movie.
Jul 12, 2018
The particulars of the smash'n'grab are so ridiculous - just how do you swipe a priceless car from a 50th floor apartment? - you just have to keep watching to see how they are going to pull it off.
Dec 29, 2012
The one-liners pop and the cast delivers.
Sep 25, 2012
All corners of the oddball comedy genre are squarely covered in a way that somehow seems fresh despite the well tried-and-tested formula.
Sep 18, 2012
What we end up with is a film that will have you laughing all the way through while at the same time reminding you that some talent never goes away, it just hibernates in smaller or inferior movies for awhile before that right project reaches them.
Sep 17, 2012
Tower Heist is too much fun too dislike. It may not be the smartest or even the funniest film of the year, but it does feature one very entertaining ensemble that makes for a great ride.
Feb 23, 2012
A funny, if farfetched, revenge fantasy for folks bilked by the likes of Bernie Madoff.
Feb 22, 2012
Tower Heist succeeds because of Eddie Murphy's snarky performance, and fun turns from the rest of the cast. But the heist itself is a little dumb and the story is riddled with plot holes.
Jan 27, 2012
The movie moves well, had plenty of bright spots and never bores, and by the time it was over I couldn't help but smile.
Jan 9, 2012
Occupy this: A feisty and funny heist movie with a nice turn by some guy named Eddie Murphy.
Dec 29, 2011
It's the Occupy Movement ethos via a comedy crime caper.
Dec 26, 2011
Tower Heist is an entertaining crime comedy that features solid popcorn filmmaking from Brett Ratner and a big time cast having fun.
Dec 17, 2011
A thoroughly entertaining heist movie with enough ballast to make it real, and also enough comedy to make it a great entertainment
Dec 17, 2011
Brilliantly executed with hilarious ideas and a first-class cast, Tower Heist is a sparkling and original caper