The "American Animals" trailer makes one thing clear: you're either in or you're out.
We, for one, are in.
The film, which garnered considerable buzz at Sundance in early 2018, stars Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, and Jared Abrahamson. It centers on the true events surrounding the "Transy Book Heist" in 2004, where four Lexington, Kentucky teens (sort of) pulled off a rare book heist that the FBI has categorized as one of the all-time most significant art-theft cases.
Check out the intense trailer below:The slow build, then switch to face-paced classic heist movie action, makes for an exciting first-look of "American Animals." And you can't go wrong by anchoring the action to a remix of Alt-J's "In Cold Blood," by producer Baauer.
Here's the poster:The film hits theaters June 1, 2018.
Spencer Reinhard, Warren Lipka, Eric Borsuk and Chas Allen are four friends who live an ordinary existence in Kentucky. After a visit to Transylvania University, Lipka comes up with the idea to steal the rarest and most valuable books from the school's library. As one of the most audacious art heists in U.S. history starts to unfold, the men question whether their attempts to inject excitement and purpose into their lives are simply misguided attempts at achieving the American dream. Read More