Melissa McCarthy dominated in "Bridesmaids," so we have high expectations for "Identity Theft," her feature-length collaboration with Jason Bateman. McCarthy stars as a South Florida queen of tacky who steals Bateman's identity to continue popping tags.
The official synopsis, via:
In the film, unlimited funds have allowed Diana (Melissa McCarthy) to live it up on the outskirts of Miami, where the queen of retail buys whatever strikes her fancy. There’s only one glitch: The ID she’s using to finance these sprees reads “Sandy Bigelow Patterson”… and it belongs to an accounts rep (Jason Bateman) who lives halfway across the U.S.
With only one week to hunt down the con artist before his world implodes, the real Sandy Bigelow Patterson heads south to confront the woman with an all-access pass to his life. And as he attempts to bribe, coax and wrangle her the 2,000 miles to Denver, one easy target will discover just how tough it is to get your name back.