Danny Ocean’s Stuck Moment as a Lone Leader

October 18, 2011

His stuck moment: Ocean wanted revenge against casino owner Terry Benedict, who Ocean believed stole his wife. His idea was to crack Benedict’s casino vault, but he couldn’t do it alone. 

He rallies his resources: He assembled the criminal dream team, each with a specialty—blackjack dealing, demolitions, acrobatics, pick pocketing—that was integral to his carefully crafted plan.

Unstuck result: They all got the money ($15 million), and Ocean eventually got the girl, after a short stint in the big house.

(All information comes from public sources and does not imply endorsement of Unstuck.)

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