Academy AwardŽ-nominated screenwriter Scott Frank, who brought us "Get Shorty" and "Out of Sight", makes his directorial debut with "The Lookout". The intelligent crime drama is centered around Chris (Joseph Gordon-Levitt, "Mysterious Skin"), a once promising high school athlete whose life is turned upside down following 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"), Matthew Goode ("Match Point") and Carla Gugino ("Night at the Museum").
"The Lookout" is released on March 30, 2007 in the US and is Rated R (for language, some violence and sexual content).