Netflix has released the official trailer for its new original movie “Coin Heist,” written and directed by Emily Hagins (“My Sucky Teen Romance”). Based on the 2014 novel of the same name written by Elisa Ludwig, the film stars Sasha Pieterse (“Pretty Little Liars”) and Alex Saxon (“The Fosters,” “Finding Carter”) alongside YouTube star Alexis G. Zall and Vine’s Jay Walker.
Here’s the official synopsis:
The last place you’d expect to find a team of criminals is at a prestigious Philadelphia prep school. But on a class trip to the U.S. Mint – which prints a million new coins every 30 minutes – an overlooked security flaw becomes far too tempting for a small group of students to ignore. United by dire circumstances, these unlikely allies – the nerd, the slacker, the athlete, and the perfect student – band together to attempt the impossible: rob the U.S. Mint. This diverse crew is forced to confront their true beliefs about each other and themselves as they do the wrong thing for the right reasons.
“Coin Heist” was produced by Adaptive Studios. The film premieres exclusively on Netflix on January 6, 2017.
To watch the trailer for the movie, check out the video below.