The original 1979 movie Going in Style starred George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg as three retired friends in their 70s, who plan a bank heist to add some excitement to their dull lives.
We reported in September 2013 that Theodore Melfi (St. Vincent) was replacing Don Scardino (The Incredible Burt Wonderstone) at the helm, but now it seems he is no longer directing. Theodore Melfi is still attached as a producer, and he also provided the screenplay.
After making his directorial debut with 2004's Garden State, Zach Braff's second feature Wish I Was Here hit theaters this summer. It isn't known if the filmmaker also plans on acting in the remake as well.