Netflix Army of Thieves teaser lands

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By Geoff Borgonia July 27, 2021

Army of Thieves explores the early days of the zombie plague in the United States. Based on what has been revealed in the trailer, the zombie infestation is isolated in the U.S.

Zack Snyder is not helming this particular Netflix original. Although Snyder is a co-producer and the film is part of the first-look deal with Netflix.

We find Ludwig Dieter (Matthias Schweighöfer) as he begins his career as a safecracking expert.

Dieter is recruited by a woman named Gwendoline (Nathalie Emmanuel) who explains that the zombie outbreak has distracted the rest of the world’s attention.

Thus, it presents a perfect time for robbing the usually highly secured banks across Europe blind.

While Army of Thieves is promoted as a prequel, it is more accurate to say that this is a spinoff.

Although Snyder is a co-producer and the film is part of the first-look deal with Netflix, the directorial chair falls to its star, Matthias Schweighöfer

Zack and Deborah Snyder explain how the films are interconnected (including the other prequel project, Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas anime.

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