Costume designSarah Edwards Duration CountryUnited States
DirectorJared Hess GenreComedy LanguageEnglish
WriterJody Hill, Danny McBride, Hubbel Palmer, Emily Spivey Release dateOctober 9, 2015 (2015-10-09) Produced byJohn Goldwyn, Lorne Michaels CastKristen Wiig (Kelly), Owen Wilson (Steve), Jason Sudeikis (Mike McKinney), Zach Galifianakis (David Ghantt), Mary Elizabeth Ellis (Michelle), Ken Marino (Doug) Similar moviesKansas City Confidential
TaglineWhat Would You Do With $17 Million?
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Bored of his job, David Ghanatt is convinced by his work crush to rob a bank vault.
Masterminds is an upcoming 2015 American heist comedy film based on the 1997 Loomis Fargo Robbery in North Carolina, directed by Jared Hess and written by Chris Bowman, Jody Hill, Danny McBride, Hubbel Palmer and Emily Spivey. The film stars Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Kristen Wiig and Jason Sudeikis. The film is scheduled to be released on October 9, 2015.
A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Zach Galifianakis as David Scott Ghantt
Kristen Wiig as Kelly Campbell
Owen Wilson as Steve Chambers
Mary Elizabeth Ellis as Michelle Chambers
Jason Sudeikis as Mike McKinney
Ken Marino as Doug
Devin Ratray as Runny
Kate McKinnon as Jandice
Leslie Jones as Detective
Jon Daly as Detective
Ross Kimball as Eric
Jordan Israel as Valet
Njema Williams as Ty
On February 1, 2013, Jim Carrey joined the cast. On June 10, 2013, Owen Wilson joined the cast of the film. On December 3, 2013, Zach Galifianakis joined the cast to replace Carrey after he dropped out. On May 16, 2014, Kristen Wiig joined the cast of the film. On June 25, 2014, Jason Sudeikis joined the cast of the film. On June 30, 2014, Ken Marino, Kate McKinnon, Devin Ratray, Leslie Jones, Mary Elizabeth Ellis and Ross Kimball joined the cast of the film. On July 10, Jon Daly joined the cast of the film to play the FBI agent.
The title used in media coverage was "Untitled Armored Car". The filming began on July 7, 2014, in Hazelwood, North Carolina in the Asheville area. On July 29, Galifianakis was spotted in prisoners costume, during the filming in the streets of downtown Asheville, which were transformed. The BB&T Center building, also the location of the production office, was transformed into the "Park Street Citizens Bank", with a Loomis Fargo burgundy truck parked outside of the entrance. The crew also shot the film on the steps of Buncombe County Courthouse, and in front of the Mediterranean Restaurant.
Kristen Wiig appears in Masterminds and MacGruber. Zach Galifianakis and Jason Sudeikis appear in Masterminds and The Campaign. Owen Wilson appears in Masterminds and Little Fockers. The Red Inn (1951). Jason Sudeikis appears in Masterminds and Horrible Bosses 2.
The film was previously scheduled to released on August 19, 2015, which Relativity rescheduled in July 2015 and pushed back to October 9, 2015. The company pushed back the date because it was facing financial crisis.