· Keeping Up with the Joneses: Directed by Greg Mottola. With Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher, Jon Hamm, Gal Gadot. A suburban couple becomes embroiled in an international espionage plot when they discover that their seemingly perfect new neighbors are government spies.


 · An ordinary suburban couple finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives. Original title Keeping Up with the Joneses. TMDb Rating 6.1 1,454 votes. Director. Greg Mottola. Director . Cast. Jon Hamm. Tim Jones. Isla Fisher. Karen Gaffney ...

try to maintain the same social and material standards as your friends or neighbours. This phrase originated as a comic-strip title, ‘Keeping up with the Joneses—by Pop’ in the New York Globe (1913). Jones, one of the most common British family names, is used as a generic name for neighbours or presumed social equals.