Film

The Bling Ring

Saturday, May 2
12:00pm

Location: Netflix

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From Academy Award-winning writer/director Sofia Coppola, THE BLING RING tells the story, based on actual events, of a group of teenagers obsessed with fashion and celebrity that burglarize celebrities’ homes in Los Angeles. Tracking their targets’ whereabouts online, they break-in and steal their designer clothes and possessions. Reflecting on the naiveté of youth and the mistakes we all make when young, amplified by today’s culture of celebrity and luxury brand obsession, we see through the members of the ‘Bling Ring’ temptations that almost any teenager would feel. What starts out as teenage fun spins out of control and leaves us with a sobering view of our culture today.

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  • Genre

    Biography, Criminal Justice, Drama, Teen Interest, Discover Together

  • Runtime

    90 min

  • Section

    Discover Together

  • Release Year

    2013

  • Director

    Sofia Coppola

  • Producer

    Roman Coppola, Sofia Coppola, Youree Henley

  • Cast

    Israel Broussard, Katie Chang, Taissa Farmiga, Claire Julien, Georgia Rock, Emma Watson, Leslie Mann

  • Country

    USA