Actress Lisa Vidal is embarking on the ultimate heist in the upcoming thriller, ‘Righteous Thieves,’ which has received its official distribution date. Lionsgate will release the action film in select theaters and on Digital and On Demand on March 10, 2023.
‘Righteous Thieves’ was written by Michael Corcoran in his screenplay debut, and directed by Anthony Nardolillo (‘7th & Union,’ ‘Shine’). Beside Vidal, the drama stars Cam Gigandet (‘Violent Night,’ ‘Without Remorse,’ ‘The OC’), Jania Lee Ortiz (ABC’s ‘Station 19,’ ‘Girls Trip,’ FOX’s ‘Rosewood’), Carlos Miranda (‘The Bling Ring,”Warrior’) Benjamin Schnau (‘Mank,’ ‘The Current War’), Danube Hermosillo (‘Shameless,’ ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’) and Sasha Merci (‘De Lo Mio’).
In ‘Righteous Thieves,’ Annabel (Vidal), a leader of a secret organization that engaged in the recovery of priceless artwork, assembles a ragtag crew of art thieves to recover a Monet, Picasso, Degas and Van Gogh stolen by Nazis during World War II. The pieces are now in the possession of neo-Nazi billionaire oligarch Otto Huizen (Brian Cousins). As the planned heist approaches, loyalties are tested when the crew learns the real reason behind Annabel’s search for the long-lost paintings.