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Streaming release date (Australia)

Lift will be available to watch on Netflix from January 12, 2024.


With $500 million on the line, Cyrus will do what it takes to pull off the heist

Cyrus Whitaker is planning an international heist to steal $500 million of gold from an airborne plane. As he assembles his crew and plans for one of the biggest operations of his career, he risks it all for the heist of a lifetime.


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What to know

Kevin Hart stars in Netflix international heist film ‘Lift’

Lift is an upcoming action adventure heist movie on Netflix. The film is directed by F. Gary Gray, the director of Friday, Straight Outta Compton, The Italian Job and many critically acclaimed music videos. With a screenplay from Daniel Kunka, the film is produced by Kevin Hart, Brian Smiley, Matt Reeves, Adam Kassan, Simon Kinberg and Audrey Chon. 

Kevin Hart stars in Lift as Cyrus Whitaker, the leader of an international heist crew. Gugu Mbatha-Raw plays Abby, with Sam Worthington as Huxley, Vincent D’Onofrio as Denton, Ursula Corbero as Camila, Billy Magnussen as Magnus and Yun Jee Kim as Mi-Sun. Viveik Kalra, Jean Reno, Paul Anderson, Burn Gorman and Jacob Batalon are also part of the cast.


Production News

  • 18 March 2021
    • Netflix strikes a deal for an action film written by Daniel Kunka, with Simon Kinberg and Matt Reeves attached to produce. (Source: Deadline)
  • 22 September 2021
    • Kevin Hart signs on to star in the film, with F. Gary Gray attached to direct. (Source: Deadline)
  • 22 May 2023
    • Netflix pushes the release date back from August 2023 to January 12, 2024. A first-look image from the film is also shared with the announcement. (Source: Deadline)
  • 5 November 2023
    • Netflix releases the first trailer for ‘Lift’ as Kevin Hart plans to steal a fortune from a flying plane. (Source: The Hollywood Reporter)
  • 6 November 2023
    • Dominic Lewis & Guillaume Roussel are confirmed to score the film. (Source: Film Music Reporter)



Action & Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery & Thriller, Comedy

Production country

United States


F. Gary Gray


Kevin Hart
Cyrus Whitaker
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Abby Gladwell
Vincent D'Onofrio
Úrsula Corberó
Billy Magnussen
Jacob Batalon
Jean Reno
Lars Jorgensen
Sam Worthington
Dennis Huxley
Viveik Kalra
Kim Yun-jee
Burn Gorman
Paul Anderson