ComingSoon.net is pleased to debut the first five stills from the upcoming action-thriller American Heist, starring Hayden Christensen, Academy Award winner Adrien Brody, Jordana Brewster, Tory Kittles and Aliaune “Akon” Thiam. Check out the images in the gallery viewer below!
Written by Raul Inglis and directed by Sarik Andreasyan, American Heist follows two brothers with troubled pasts who become embroiled in a high-stakes bank robbery. James (Christensen) owes his life to his older brother, Frankie (Brody) after taking the rap for a crime they committed together. While Frankie served time, James worked to turn his life around, got a steady job and began courting his former girlfriend Emily (Brewster). Now, Frankie is released and back on the streets with no money and no place to go. He turns to his underworld connections (Akon) and convinces James to join him in hopes that one last job will be the solution to change both their lives.
American Heist is a Glacier Films production in association with Maple Leaf Capital, Primeridian Entertainment and NGN Productions. The film is produced by Glacier’s Tove Christensen, Georgy Malkov, Sarik Andreasyan, Gevond Andreasyan and Vladimir Poliakov. Executive producers include Michael Wexler, George Castrounis, Hayden Christensen, Adrien Brody, Aliaune “Akon” Thiam, Jojo Ryder, Arcadiy Golubovich, Jack Nasser and Joseph Nasser.
Look for American Heist to hit Ultra VOD June 19 before receiving a theatrical run on July 24.