Before becoming Tower Heist
, Brett Ratner
's latest film was conceived as an urban version of Ocean's Eleven
, with Eddie Murphy
in the starring role. The title then was Trump Heist
, and the original cast poised to join him included Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Chris Tucker. One title and casting change later, Murphy was out, Ben Stiller
was in, and the studio's aspirations of making the film a "black ...