TAKING VEGAS

60 Minutes. Color.

The Inside story of six M.I.T. students who took Vegas for millions based on the New York Times bestseller, "Bringing Down The House" by Ben Mezrich.

A brilliant blackjack team from MIT's prestigious math department came up with a system to take America's biggest casinos for all they were worth. In two years, this ring of math savants earned more than three million dollars. This film is filled with tense action and incredibly close calls, a real-life adventure that threatened the team's futures and their lives.  An ambitious cinematic recreation, the film shows the team in action in Vegas hotels and casinos telling the story from the team's intimate memories.