Ahead of its release next month, Army of the Dead, Zack Snyder’s zombie apocalypse movie, is getting a prequel.
According to Screenrant, the prequel will follow the characters in Army of the Dead and it is titled Army of Thieves. The plot reportedly revolves around what happened to them prior to their dangerous heist in the Nevada desert.
Army of Thieves will take place during the early days of the viral outbreak that culminates in the zombie apocalypse. It is assumed that like its sequel, it will premiere on Netflix.
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The main cast members of ARMY OF THIEVES
It will be directed by Matthias Schweighöfer (who stars as Ludwig Dieter in both films) and the stars in the film will include Nathalie Emmanuel, Guz Khan, Ruby O. Fee, Stuart Martin, and Jonathan Cohen.
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The official trailer of Army of the Dead was released on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, one of the highlights of the video clip is when a zombie tiger strolls out to confront the team of gunslingers.
We have seen a lot of zombie movies but hopefully, Zack Snyder‘s unique touch should give us more than just the typical action-fueled film fans of the genre have become accustomed to.
Army of the Dead premieres on Netflix on May 21, 2021. Check out the official trailer below.