While “Army of the Dead” was released last May, Netflix is already preparing to release a second opus as a prequel with “Army of Thieves”. Discover without further delay the new trailer.
What’s this Army of Thieves ?
On May 22, the filmmaker Zack Snyder unveiled on Netflix. Army of the Dead. His new zombie movie, years later Army of the dead, tells how a suicidal gang decides to go to Las Vegas to recover a huge sum of money. The only problem: the city is inaccessible, because it is now the zombie hiding place. Notably worn by Dave Bautista, Army of the Dead has been a big hit on the platform, what prompted Netflix to launch the production of many sequels and other spin-offs. While Zack Snyder is currently working on Army of the Dead 2, Netflix to unveil Army of Thieves, a prequel centered on Ludwig Dieter, the character played by Matthias Schweighöfer.
Zack Snyder still works as a producer ofArmy of Thieves, but leaves room for Matthias Schweighöfer behind the camera. This last sign here his fifth achievement. The work therefore takes place before the events ofArmy of the Dead and tells how a mysterious woman, played by Nathalie Emmanuel, decides to recruit Ludwig Dieter to rob many safes around the world. The latter indeed rises a team way Ocean’s Eleven to get as much money as possible while the world is busy dealing with a zombie outbreak.
Netflix just released a new trailer forArmy of Thieves. The opportunity to discover the tone of the footage, which is very close toArmy of the Dead. The film prefers to opt for a light, even comical approach, which clashes with the usual zombie films. The aesthetics are also very reminiscent of Zack Snyder’s film. Also note the presence of Hiroyuki Sanada, who takes over the role of Bly, already present in Army of the Dead.
But the little extra touch concerns the French casting since Jonathan Cohen will appear in the feature film, when this team of thugs goes to Paris. Of The flame To Army of Thieves, so there is only one step …
The film is expected on October 29 on Netflix.