"The Bling Ring" Wows Audiences

"The Bling Ring" opened in theaters on June 21, 2013 after making its initial debut at the Cannes Film Festival. The film is based on the true story of a group of California teens who decided to start a new hobby burglarizing celebrities' homes in a quest for fancy watches, Gucci bags, and other expensive and sought-after items. Directed by Sofia Coppola, daughter of acclaimed director Francis Ford Coppola, the movie focuses more on the characters than the actual events, leaving audiences wondering how today's society managed to spawn such a group of narcissistic.