Now what does it take to be a good thief? A certain amount of determination? Sure. An appropriate skill set? Yeah! A very cunning plan? Of course. Or what about prior knowledge of what you are about to swipe? Maybe. As they all sound plausible, don't they? Just like Director: Brett Ratner, plus Actors: Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, Alan Alda, and Matthew Broderick. Particularly in 2011 and for 104-minutes.
Yes. Yes he does.
However, for him to accomplish his revenge, first, he has to take under his wing Charles, Enrique, and down on his luck financier, Mr. Fitzhugh (Matthew Broderick). And secondly, he has to coarse his hometown thug, Slide (Eddie Murphy), into his scheme as well.