Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler Bet it All in THE HOUSE (Video)
Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler just want their daughter to go to a nice college. But to do that, they’ll have to risk it all as they begin operating an underground casino — from their house.
After Scott and Kate Johansen (Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler) lose their daughter Alex’s college fund, they become desperate to earn it back so she can pursue her dream of attending a university. With the help of their neighbor Frank (Jason Mantzoukas), they decide to start an illegal casino in the basement of his house.
The film is directed by Andrew J. Cohen (screenwriter, Neighbors, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates) in his feature debut. The House co-stars Nick Kroll, Allison Tolman, Michaela Watkins, Ryan Simpkins, Jessie Ennis, Rob Huebel, Cedric Yarbrough, and Jeremy Renner. Rated R, The House opens June 30th.