Did you know about the newest Netflix original film – Army of Thieves? The film premiered globally on the 29th of October, 2021 by Netflix and has received positive critic and public reviews.

The film was created from Germany as well as the United States, the film is gaining popularity throughout countries like the United KingdomIndia and other countries around the world. The film is a precursor of The Army of the Dead film which was released in the month of May 2021.

In this post, we’ll provide all the details regarding this film, as mentioned at the Army of Thieves Wiki page. We will also be reading reviews.

What is the Army of Thieves?

Directed by Matthias Schwaighofer, Army of Thieves is based on a novel written by him as well as Zack Snyder. This is the sequel of the Army of the Dead franchise and is a prequel the film that was first released.

The cast features some famous actors such as Nathalie Emmanuel Stuart Martin, Ruby O Fee, Guz Khan, and Schweighofer himself, the director. The film came out on the 29th of October, 2021 and was distributed by Netflix.

As per some details on the Internet the film can be viewed on the internet in French, German, and English.

Synopsis As Per Army of Thieves Wiki

The movie is set six years prior to what transpired in the Army of the Dead. A bank clerk, Ludwig Dieter, is living a normal life, and is known under Sebastian, his true name. Sebastian.

There’s a zombie outbreak report that is being reported across the world’s media. Ludwig has nightmares about zombies despite the fact that the consequences of the outbreak have still to be felt in Europe.

In one of his safecracking YouTube video, Ludwig receives an anonymous comment requesting him to participate in a similar contest. Ludwig is the winner and is able to meet Gwendoline who is a skilled jewel thieves. She describes herself as the mysterious person who made comments on YouTube videos.

The Army of Thieves Wiki article, we write here that the girl is recruited by Dieter to assist her team hack three famous safes that span across Europe. The heist team comprises consisting of Gwendoline, Dieter, an expert hacker (Korina) and the firearmsman (Brad Cage) and the getaway driver (Rolph).

The ending of the film triggers certain events that link it with that of the Army of the Dead film.

Audience Reviews And Reactions

The film has generally received mixed reviews to favorable ones. The film was given 71% approval at Rotten Tomatoes, 6.4/10 as per IMDb and 48 Metascore according to the Army of Thieves Wiki article.

One person mentioned that the film is predictable and is a straightforward film to heist. However, at an equal time, another stated that she did not understand how the events were happening in the film, because the world they lived in was very different.

She also said that the film is a bit random lengthy, boring, and long aside from Ludwig’s character. Another user said it was much more engaging over that of the Army of the Dead film. The film was an enjoyable ride and it was a pleasant surprise worth watching.

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Army of Thieves Wiki article discussed this most recent and thrilling prequel to The Army of the Dead. With some of the most talented actors in the world and culminating in the incidents from Army of the Dead, fans have both adored and denigrated the film.