Army of Thieves is a prequel to the movie Army of the Dead that premiered on Netflix this past summer. Here’s everything you need to know about the movie’s release schedule.
Army of Thieves is a heist comedy movie directed by Matthias Schweighöfer. It serves as a prequel to the zombie heist movie Army of the Dead that premiered on Netflix on May 14, 2021. Set up before the events of the Army of the Dead, the movie follows the origin story of Ludwig Dieter (Matthias Schweighöfer) and how he mastered lockpicking.
Though the movie primitively focuses on Ludwig Dieter, we will be introduced to several new characters. The viewers who’ve watched Army of the Dead are quite excited for the release of its prequel. Here’s everything you need to know about the Army of Thieves.
Army of Thieves Plot and Synopsis
Netflix synopsis of the movie reads:
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 movie is set six years before the events of “Army of the Dead.” During the beginning stages of the zombie outbreak, Ludwig Dieter is in his early days of safecracking. A mysterious woman hires him to pull off a heist with the help of a misfit crew of aspiring thieves.
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What’s the release date for Army of Thieves?
Army of Thieves is scheduled to release exclusively on Friday, Oct 29, 2021. So, if you want to enjoy the movie, arrange or get a Netflix subscription.
What time does Army of Thieves release on Netflix in the US?
Netflix movies normally appear on the streaming service at 12 a.m. Pacific Time or 3 a.m. Eastern Time on the release date. Therefore, Army of Thieves will begin streaming on Netflix on Friday, October 29 at 12 a.m. PT, aka 3 a.m. ET.
What time does Army of Thieves release on Netflix in India and other regions?
New movies and shows are released worldwide at the same time. Here is when Army of Thieves releases in various time zones:
- Central time: 2 am on Friday, Oct 29, 2021
- Eastern time: 3 am on Friday, Oct 29, 2021
- British time: 8 am on Friday, Oct 29, 2021
- Central European time: 9 am on Friday, Oct 29, 2021
- India time: 12:30 pm on Friday, Oct 29, 2021
- Australia time: 4:30 pm on Friday, Oct 29, 2021
Who is in the cast of Army of Thieves?
Matthias Schweighöfer is in lead. He will reprise his role as Ludwig Dieter. The heist drama also stars Nathalie Emmanuel (Gwendoline), Guz Khan (Rolph), Ruby O. Fee (Korina), Jonathan Cohen (Delacroix), John Bubniak (Christopher), and Stuart Martin (Brad Cage), and Noemie Nakai (Beatrix).