Netflix released the newest trailer for Army of Thieves, a prequel to the Zack Snyder film, Army of the Dead.
Earlier this year, Netflix released Zack Snyder’s newest film Army of the Dead, which was undoubtedly one of the biggest-scale films the streamer had released thus far. Most known for his many blockbusters released under Warner Bros., the filmmaker behind 300, Watchmen and Man of Steel returned to world of zombies in his first collaboration with the streaming giant. Now, the universe of that film continues to expand with Army of Thieves.
The upcoming prequel/spinoff to Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead centers on Army of Thieves stars Matthias Schweighöfer, whom reprises his role as Ludwig Dieter in his earlier days as a safecracker when he is recruited for a heist alongside a misfit crew of aspiring thieves.
You can check out the new trailer down below:
The upcoming film is the latest in Zack Snyder’s continuing collaboration with Netflix. The filmmaker produces the film alongside his wife Deborah Snyder and Matthias Schweighöfer. Along with directing Army of the Dead and producing this prequel spinoff, Zack Snyder is developing an original sci-fi film titled Rebel Moon.
Here is the synopsis for Army of Thieves:
“In this prequel to ‘Army of the Dead,’ a mysterious woman recruits bank teller Dieter to help her crew crack three legendary safes across Europe.”
The film stars Matthias Schweighöfer, Nathalie Emmanuel, Guz Khan, Ruby O. Fee, Stuart Martin, Jonathan Cohen, Noemi Nakai and Peter Simonischek. The film is also directed by Schweighöfer from a script written by Shay Hatten based on characters by Zack Snyder.
Army of Thieves will premiere exclusively on Netflix on October 29, 2021. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news on Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead spinoff and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more original video content!