Plot: What's the story about?
Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution, was the Reich's third in command behind Hitler and Himmler and the leader of Nazi forces in Czechoslovakia. The film follows two soldiers from the Czechoslovakian army-in-exile, Josef Gabčík (Cillian Murphy) and Jan Kubis (Jamie Dornan), who are parachuted into their occupied homeland in December 1941. With limited intelligence and little equipment in a city under lock down, they must find a way to assassinate Heydrich, an operation that would change the face of Europe forever.
official plot version from bleeckerstreetmedia.com
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Who stars in Anthropoid: Cast List
"Trolls World Tour" , "Fifty Shades Freed"
"A Quiet Place Part II" , "Inception"
"The Walk" , "The Hundred-Foot Journey"
"Jane Eyre" , "The Wife"
"X-Men: First Class" , "Locke"
"A Boy Called Christmas" , "The Rite"
Who's making Anthropoid: Crew List
A look at the Anthropoid behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Sean Ellis last directed Broken and Metro Manila. The film's writer Sean Ellis last wrote Broken and Metro Manila.
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Production: What we know about Anthropoid?
- Bleecker Street acquired U.S. rights to Anthropoid in Cannes.
- Based on the extraordinary true story of “Operation Anthropoid,” the code name for the Czech operatives’ mission to assassinate SS officer Reinhard Heydrich.
- May 2016: The film was in Completed status.
- March 2015: The film was in Development status.
Anthropoid Release Date: When was the film released?
Anthropoid was released in 2016 on Friday, August 12, 2016 (Limited release). There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including Sausage Party , Florence Foster Jenkins and Pete's Dragon.
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, November 1, 2016
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