The Helicopter Heist tells the fascinating true story of a daring robbery that took place in Stockholm back in 2009. Netflix picked up the rights the story in 2016 and Jake Gyllenhaal is set to star in and produce it.
The story focuses on a group of four young Swedes who pulled off one of the most spectacular heists of all time. The men behind the daylight robbery were imprisoned, but the $6.5M that they stole was never recovered.
Here’s a more in-depth detailed description from the book:
Sami has a history of petty crime, but that’s all behind him now. He has a new child to provide for, so he’s training as a chef, ready to lead a quiet life. But when a business deal suddenly goes sideways,