Antwerp Heist Movie Has Script WriterMay 23, 10
The Grunberger building vaults after the break in.
Expect a Hollywood version of this event in a theater
near you in a couple of years.
Paramount acquired the rights to adopting the article to a movie, which will be produced by J.J. Abrams, whose credits include the TV series “Lost,” and the movie “Mission: Impossible III.” Phil Alden Robinson, who wrote and directed “Field of Dreams,” is writing the script.
During the weekend of February 15-16, 2003, four men broke into over 123 of the 160 safes in the basement of the Grunberger building vaults, removing an estimated €100 million in rough and polished diamonds, jewelry and other goods.