Edit, Unlike the first two movies where the viewer had to try and figure out what was going on or how the gang was going to pull things off, "Thirteen" did everything right in front of your face. Taglines He brings in tech wiz Roman Nagel to help crack the system at Bank's hotel. Why was Linus surprised/disappointed at Toulour pulling a gun on him? Why did Livingston get arrested by Agent Caldwell? When Steven Soderbergh, director of Ocean's Thirteen, heard this, he supposedly insisted that Damon should wear a prosthetic nose in the movie. It's low-tech but very effective. Edit, The "Ocean" group is a professional gang of thieves who pride themselves on taking on and completing elaborate heists with good financing, connections, intelligence, wit, and skill; and not the use of violence or weapons, as would a common criminal. Alas, he has taken for a partner the devious double-crosser Willie Banks ( Al Pacino , very good), who swindles him out of the casino and lands him in the emergency room with shock and grief. Warning: Major spoilers for Ocean's 8.. Edit, This is a fake ploy to create the illusion that Mr Weng (Yen) is a "whale" businessman with lots of disposable cash, which he most likely intends to spend at the casino/hotel. Air flight changed this and people now don't have the same rights to the air above their land, so they can't rent or sell it to aircraft; thus, air travel continues throughout the world unlimited. It premiered in the United States on June 8, 2007. Ocean's Twelve is a 2004 American heist comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh.The sequel to 2001's Ocean's Eleven, the film stars an ensemble cast consisting of George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Andy García, Julia Roberts, Don Cheadle, and Bernie Mac.. Edit, Livingston was having some 'technical problems' with the shufflers he was attempting to rig, so he phoned Roman Nagel for help, asking him to keep it 'on the down-low' (secret) from the others. Find all 26 songs in Ocean's Thirteen Soundtrack, with scene descriptions. Plot Keywords ... End of the movie; the crew smoke cigars and watch the fireworks. Danny Ocean's friend Reuben goes into business with Willy Bank, a ruthless casino owner, who then cuts Reuben out. However, it implies a sort of "gentlemen's agreement", an unbreakable code between the members of an exclusive group of businessmen who have been operating in Las Vegas since the days when Frank Sinatra was a Vegas performer and a man's word was his bond. Edit, When the dice are being spun, they're actually being tested for weight anomalies. Edit, When the team is discussing how to get revenge against Willy Bank, they decide to offer him a Billy Martin. No hidden tricks or having to go back and explain to the viewer how they pulled off the heist and the methods they used. However, he obviously uses his position in the FBI to pull off elaborate schemes. Poker game at the end of the film. However, it's been a while since they've come back together, which is all about to change. | Rodney Yates • David Holmes. A gentleman-thief from New York City, who is the ringleader and idea man of the crew that robs three casinos in Ocean’s Eleven, a Fabergé egg in Ocean’s Twelve and award diamonds in Ocean’s Thirteen, in addition to conning a businessman into losing millions of dollars on the opening night of his new casino.. Danny is played by George Clooney. I can't believe it!" Is the Bank Hotel and Casino a real Las Vegas casino? Agent Caldwell was in the field office when Abigail called to check out some shady characters at the casino. Previous Next . Which is ironic, given that it's essentially just a genial time-waster. When one of their own, Reuben Tishkoff, builds a hotel with another casino owner, Willy Bank, the last thing he ever wanted was to get cut out of the deal personally by the loathsome Bank. Clearly, Bank screwed over Reuben by making him sign over his investment for a small cash payment. Danny and the rest of his crew go to him. Genre: Crime , Thriller Linus says goodbye, claiming that his father has a job for him. the full interior of the hotel/casino is actuality a Hollywood set. Danny advises Rusty to settle down and have a couple kids before also leaving. Bank's attitude even goes so far as to finding the amusement in Tishkoff's misfortune when the double crossing lands Reuben in the hospital because of a heart attack. The 12th and 13th persons in this movie are Roman Nagel (Eddie Izzard), who designed the holographic Fabergé egg in the previous movie, and Terry Benedict. When Bank forces Tishkoff to sign over the ownership rights of the new hotel/casino they were building together, Reuben suffers a heart attack from the revelation and becomes bed-ridden. A weighted, or "loaded", die will swing back a forth before fully stopping due to the added weight to a certain point of the die. Released by Warner Bros. Records in 2007 (147964-2) containing music from Ocean's Thirteen (2007). Edit, Because Linus refers to it as "the Brody" when speaking to his father, it is most likely a reference to Academy Award-winning actor Adrien Brody, who is known for his twice-broken nose. Danny Ocean rounds up the boys for a third heist after casino owner Willy Bank double-crosses one of the original eleven, Reuben Tishkoff. Ocean's Thirteen (2007) Plot. To compensate him for his horrible experience, the VUP is set up to win the Susan B. Anthony ($11-million jackpot) playing a rigged slot machine at the airport. The VUP tries to give it back to him, but Rusty claims that he has a plane to catch and suggests that the VUP use the token in the machine where he was just playing because "it's been paying out." Edit, Yes. It premiered in the United States on June 8, 2007. 1h 39m. Ocean's Thirteen is absolutely not a masterpiece. Ocean's crew reunites for one last con in Ocean's Thirteen. The Ocean at the End of the Lane Chapter 13. fabric . The building that is seen in the CGI composite of the aerial views of The Strip aka Las Vegas Blvd is superimposed on the southeastern corner of Harmon & Las Vegas Blvd currently the home of the Harley Davidson Café—a single story building with no resemblance to the Bank Casino. 1 … When partner Willy Bank ( Al Pacino ), with whom financier Reuben Tishkoff ( Elliott Gould) was planning to open a new casino, double crosses Reuben and cuts him out of the deal, Reuben suffers a myocardial infarction (heart attack) from the shock. ), but Soderbergh conjures up a visual style that swings like Bobby Darin at the Copa. Ocean's Twelve provides the story behind their caper with François "The Night Fox" Toulour (Vincent Cassel). Gilroy also wrote and directed Michael Clayton (2007), which stars George Clooney. It is the third and final film in the Ocean's Trilogy, following 2004's Ocean's Twelve. Ocean's Thirteen (also written as Ocean's 13) is a 2007 American heist comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh. First song as Danny is released from prison. Yet another obvious reason he would not go to the police. Their heists aren't usually out of greed, but mostly out of revenge or challenge, or to make the antagonist pay or suffer. If you look at the plot too closely, the entire edifice collapses (hey, how about those Chunnel-digging giant drills? Ocean’s Thirteen makes a splash on DVD in either wide screen or full frame presentations. An all-female spin-off written and directed by Gary Ross titled Ocean's 8 … It's actually based in fact—albeit ancient history. Another theory is that, because the ruse is set up so that the winner claims the prize after the set-up is complete, it is similar to the life of the real Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906). She tells him to hold her hand and step into the bucket, and he obeys. Therefore, his use of a gun to greedily steal the diamonds was outside of the code of their type of thieves, and disappointing to his peers. Even if it includes hiring help from one of their own enemies, Terry Benedict. Incidentally, Frank Sinatra played the role of Danny Ocean in the original Ocean's Eleven movie. What Roman apparently did was to contact FBI Agent Caldwell (Bob Einstein) and get him to bust Livingston for rigging shufflers, allowing Nagel to bring in new 'unrigged' shufflers to be placed on all card tables. In-movie explanation: Danny felt that the heist was a very personal thing and didn't want to get either Tess or Isabel involved. Al Pacino and Ellen Barkin join the cast as the characters' new targets. They are made in Las Vegas under the supervision of the casino; (2) Roulette balls do not get exchanged; (3) Unusually high bets such as 100 grand on snake eyes in craps have to be authorized by the casino manager; (4) While slot machines still make the ching-ching-ching noise when they pay out, most slot machines located on Las Vegas Blvd no longer pay in or accept coins and therefore any coin left on top of a machine would probably be ignored. Is it important to see the other two movies first? He follows the same "code of ethics" as the Ocean group. | Consequently, Danny Ocean ( George Clooney ), and Robert "Rusty" Ryan ( Brad Pitt ), along with the rest of the team, plan to avenge Reuben by breaking Bank's … Fans of George Clooney's Danny Ocean from the Ocean's Eleven trilogy are given quite a blow in the first few minutes of the new Ocean's … Showing all 5 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Synopsis (1) Summaries. In the movie, a magnetron is fitted into the gold Samsung cellphone conveniently provided to Bank by Yen (who used to bowl with the owner of Samsung). More precisely, a magnetron is a vacuum tube that generates external electromagnetic signals causing the internal flow of electrons to oscillate between anode and cathode. As Basher says in the beginning, the polymer is not metallic and it doesn't affect the weight, so the dice pass this test. All tricks were explained prior to pulling them off, as they were happening, or right after they happened (though the tricks were given secret names, they still showed how they were going to pull off the heist in each step). Martin was fired (or quit) as the manager in 1978, rehired in 1980, and given a second chance. | Apparently, Sponder doesn't know about Chinese land rights and, while she thinks it fishy and subsequently checks with FBI agent Caldwell (who turns out to be Linus's father), she takes them at their word. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. | Waistcoat of Style : Terry's is an antique kimono note Actually the obi, the thick "belt" that goes around the waist. Edit, Linus applied a chemical pheromone to his neck (the "Gilroy"), provided by Livingston, and Abigail's hormones reacted to the scent. "Ocean's Thirteen" begins as aging and beloved casino legend Reuben Tishkoff (Elliott Gould) plans to open his latest and greatest Vegas casino. Both versions offer additional scenes as well as the featurettes Vegas: An Opulent Illusion (a look at Las Vegas’ influential design sense) and Jerry Weintraub Walk and Talk (where the movie’s producer conducts a casino tour). eleven million dollars! Magnetrons are commonly used in microwave ovens and radar systems. : Ocean's Eleven and Ocean's Thirteen are about pulling a heist/con on a Las Vegas casino owner, the former for profit and the latter for revenge. Bank portrayed this powerful self-made millionaire. However, when questioned about it, he revealed that it wasn't even loaded with a magazine, so he still sort of followed the code. Danny Ocean rounds up the boys for a third heist after casino owner Willy Bank double-crosses one of the original eleven, Reuben Tishkoff. Danny gives Bank the opportunity to do what is right but when he refuses, Danny sets out to get him back by taking him down. The implication is that they are offering Bank a second chance to do the right thing. Presumably, it is these external signals that can affect the operation of the Greco, much like the magnetrons in microwave ovens are known to affect the operation of cardiac pacemakers. Consequently, Danny Ocean (George Clooney), and Robert "Rusty" Ryan (Brad Pitt), along with the rest of the team, plan to avenge Reuben by breaking Bank's casino during its grand opening. Billy Martin was a famous second baseman for and manager of the New York Yankees. Similarly, the boys set up two scenarios where people put a coin into a machine without realizing the value of their input, so rigging of the slots machines. Thé à la menthe • La Caution. However, Danny and his crew won't stand for Bank and what he's done to a friend. Here are some key differences between the movie casino and Las Vegas today: (1) The dice would not be made in Mexico. What was the point of Frank's domino game? To say that Bobby Caldwell is part of Ocean's 13 is pretty much ruining the plot device/twist before someone even sees it. User Ratings The previous movies also introduce Danny's wife Tess and Rusty's girlfriend Isabel (Catherine Zeta-Jones) as well as explaining many of the in-jokes and references found in Ocean's Thirteen. In the final scene, Danny, Rusty, and Linus are seated at the airport, watching Terry discuss his philanthropy on Oprah's TV show. Martin was then fired and rehired by the Yankees numerous times over the course of the 1980s. All the ways Ocean's 8 links to Ocean's Eleven. As Rusty walks away, the VUP can be heard shouting, "I won! Of course, the new shufflers were expertly rigged by Nagel. There's no way Bank would admit guilt, loss, weakness, and uncertainty, especially to the authorities! Joining the cast for the new adventure are Al Pacino and Ellen Barkin. Spoilers for Ocean's 8 ahead. The Eleven Danny Ocean. The inference is that one does not attempt to fleece another member of the group. What is the point of spinning the new dice before they are used? In the new sequel to Ocean’s Eleven and Ocean’s Twelve, the cast is reunited with director Steven Soderbergh and producer Jerry Weintraub. Ocean's 11 establishes the main characters and explains why Benedict is their nemesis. Where was the "twist" in "Ocean's Thirteen". It wouldn't be an Ocean's movie without a twist, and the ending of Ocean's 8 certainly delivers some shocks. Incidentally; Gilroy, California, is known as the "garlic capital". Ocean's Thirteen soundtrack from 2007, composed by Various Artists, David Holmes. He plans to make sure his new casino flops. Ocean's Thirteen George Clooney Brad Pitt Matt Damon (2007) Danny Ocean (George Clooney) and his gang (Brad Pitt, Matt Damon) plot revenge against a … Edit, The VUP (Very Unimportant Person) (David Paymer) was actually a very important person, as he was the real Five Diamond award critic. Add time. Danny Ocean (George Clooney) offers Bank a chance to set things right, given his long history in Las Vegas and the fact that he "shook hands with Frank Sinatra", but Bank refuses. What is the small, brown, rubbery thing one man hands another coming out of the elevator? To prevent Bank from winning the award for the fifth time, Rusty convinces Debbie (Olga Sosnovska), the head receptionist, to make sure the VUP is given room 1706, which they have rigged. Bank then carries the phone with him into the server room after the perceived "earthquake", and the magnetron begins sending out an electronic pulse that shuts down the Greco. Edit, Danny presents Reuben with the deed to 4.6 acres of prime real estate at the north end of The Strip. At the current time of Bank's career (real time in the movie) he was supposedly (at least in the public eye, and certainly in his own mind, beyond all reproach) not in need of any help whatsoever. The hands of Ocean's Thirteen; Ocean's Thirteen - David Holmes interview; David Holmes Scores ‘Ocean's Thirteen’ at Ocean Way; For use with this article.--J.D. The film was released in the United States on December 10, 2004, and received mixed reviews from critics. She worked for women's suffrage (set-up) and only after her death did it become enacted (prize). In the reboot of the franchise, Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock) assembles an all-star team of seven women to steal a $150 million diamond necklace from the Met Gala. THE BEGINNING. Edit, Danny describes the magnetron as "something that screws up the Greco", an artificial intelligence system that monitors the casino and reports any suspicious activity. Ocean’s 8 kicks off with a parole hearing, much like Ocean’s 11 did. The last time we saw Danny Ocean's crew, they were paying back ruthless casino mogul Terry Benedict after stealing millions from him. Edit, While there are always new and inventive ways people try to beat the casino and at times they actually do, the Ocean's 13's setup took some creative license to make their plot work, least of which is to attempt to pull of a series of cheats within 7 minutes. Linus also mentions, while on the phone to his father, that he has "the greatest cover known to man." Danny gathers up his partners-in-crime and plans to completely ruin Bank on the night of the opening of his new casino, "The Bank", as a way to get revenge for Reuben. Listen to trailer music, OST, original score, and the full list of popular songs in the film. Danny Ocean rounds up the boys for a third heist after casino owner Willy Bank double-crosses one of the original eleven, Reuben Tishkoff. Danny visits Benedict to inform him that his share of the take has been donated to Oprah Winfrey's charity "Camp to Belong". Danny's wife Tess (Julia Roberts), who was the 12th person in Ocean's Twelve, does not appear. Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and are composing a plan more personal than ever. How could someone own all the air south of Beijng? Metacritic Reviews. Bank had an illegal backdoor into the FBI fingerprint database. The first sequel, Ocean's Twelve was released in 2004 with the final film, Ocean's Thirteen, following in 2007. Eventually they discover that they need more money to pull it off, so Ocean turns to Terry Benedict, the casino owner, he once robbed, who agrees on the condition that he steal something important to Bank. They're not in this for the money, but for the revenge. Part of the series. Edit, Some reports say she wanted to spend more time with her children. Edit, There is no set answer for this, but the theories are numerous: honor among thieves, Bank has things to hide, the bad publicity, Bank wants personal revenge, etc. That's why, at the last minute, Virgil had to hack into Bank's computer and change the incoming photos. Uniting with their old enemy Benedict, who himself has a vendetta against Bank, the crew is out to pull off a major plan; one that will unfold on the night Bank's newest hot spot opens up. Reuben Tishkoff (Elliott Gould), in an attempt to legitimize himself in his later years, is conned by his business partner and ruthless businessman Willy Bank (Al Pacino). Reuben thanks Basher for the letters, admitting that it was the letters that brought him back. By going to the police, he would be admitting such. When partner Willy Bank (Al Pacino), with whom financier Reuben Tishkoff (Elliott Gould) was planning to open a new casino, double crosses Reuben and cuts him out of the deal, Reuben suffers a myocardial infarction (heart attack) from the shock. Actors: George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Mat Damon, Andy Garcia, Al Pacino, Elliot Gould, Don Cheadle, Eddy Izzard, Bernie Mac, ... Best part of story, including ending: It's an entertaining story of a heist set up and carried out by the Ocean team. When people bought land prior to airplanes existing, it was assumed in a lot of countries that they also owned all the air above their plot. Edit, While technically not prerequisite for enjoyment and comprehension, it is recommended, as the movies are sequential. Edit, While the producers of the movie took painstaking effort to use authentic tables, slot machines etc. Synopsis Mar 29, 2013. After Livingston's arrest, Bank's security officer pointed out that Livingston's fingerprints would be all over the shuffler, so they used that backdoor to attain photos of Livingston's associates. Ocean's Thirteen is an American caper film set as the second and final sequel to Ocean's Eleven, and it is immediately after Ocean's Twelve. A normal die will naturally come to an abrupt stop when spun. It's something far more useful: the first major summer film of 2007 that isn't a waste of time. The ruse seems to be named after the silver dollar that people often mistakenly put into vending machines assuming they were quarters. David Holmes. Edit, When Rusty attempts to sell Bank on placing a seismograph in his office (in order to register impending earthquakes), Linus tells the still-ailing Reuben that Rusty "is doing an Irwin Allen." Edit, He didn't. In reality, it was script issues made by Warner Bros. who distributed the movie. It smells bad, he is made ill when dining in one of the hotel's restaurants, his bed is crawling with germs, he gets a rash from the bedsheets, and he is ultimately kicked out of the hotel. Rusty retires to the airport gaming room where he plays the slot machines seated next to the VUP. All the male cast members reprise their roles from the previous installments, but neither Julia Roberts nor Catherine Zeta-Jones returns. Reuben then suffers a heart attack. Edit, Awards 18:58, 18 June 2008 (UTC) Ocean's 13. Also, Frank boasts that the game has a high house advantage but uses Terry Benedict as bait to get the game into the Bank casino without Bank analyzing it, so it's likely that the game really did have a high edge for the player. The Ocean's Thirteen production took advantage of this happy coincidence as they wanted the character Greco to be a … | By Neil Gaiman. The script for Ocean's Thirteen was written by American screenwriters Brian Koppelman and David Levien using characters created by George Clayton Johnson and Jack Golden Russell for the original 1960 Ocean's Eleven (1960).
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