The Amy Poehler Will Ferrell movie, The House, is bringing a different kind of bad to suburbia. The movie brings the two comedians together to take the underground casino business to a whole new level. Read on to know more details about possibly the biggest summer comedy this year.
How far would you go to make sure you have enough money to fund your daughter’s college fund. Scott (Will Ferrell) and Kate (Amy Poehler) thought they had enough money to send their daughter, Alex (Ryan Simpkins) to college, apparently not.
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Glamour reports that the couple will try to get rich quickly and by quickly, they open an underground casino in their basement. In the movie’s trailer, Kate wants to tell their daughter that they can’t afford to send her to college. Scott objects and tells his wife that they have to lie because their daughter might realize “they don’t know what they’re doing.”
Enter Frank (Jason Mantzoukas), Scott’s friend, gave them the brilliant idea of running an underground casino. As the next scenes of the trailer progress, viewers will note that the casino gets more services like a nail salon and a strip club.
A series of events will happen in their underground casino. A UFC-like fight between two neighbors and an unfortunate incident where one player was caught cheating. The trio was trying to argue on who chops off the guy’s hand until they all accidentally do. The things parents do for their child’s college fund.
Esquire reports that sending your child to school is expensive. Moreover, it estimates that parents need about $233, 610 to raise one child into an adult. That means all the basic necessities, including education.
However, the source notes that it does not include the additional $30,000 your child needs for college. Yes, the calculations more or less tally. This is probably why the concept of underground casino became a great idea for Scott and Kate.
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Meanwhile, the aforementioned source notes that the Amy Poehler Will Ferrell tandem is a first for Ferrell. Moreover, the outlet notes that it’s a first for the actor to “co-headline a movie with a female comedian.” Usually, Ferrell will be paired with another man like his previous movies, The Other Guys, Blades of Glory to name a few.
Andrew Jay Cohen is the writer and director for the movie. Cohen’s list of movies includes Neighbors and Neighbors 2. The Amy Poehler Will Ferrell movie, The House, will be released on June 30, 2017.