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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 official version from warnerbros.com on February 24, 2017
Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler star as parents who lose their daughter's college fund. They decide to start an illegal casino in the basement of his neighbor's house in order to earn it back.
a paraphrased formulation from warnerbros.com on February 16, 2017
A guy along with his wife blows their daughter's college fund. Desperate for cash, they team with some neighbors to open an illegal casino in the suburbs.
a modified formulation from deadline.com on February 25, 2015