The Old Guard Movie

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A covert group of immortal mercenaries who must fight to keep their team together.

Who's Involved:

Charlize Theron, David Ellison, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthias Schoenaerts, Greg Rucka, KiKi Layne, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Marwan Kenzari, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, Harry Melling, Veronica Ngo, Stan Wlodkowski, Luca Marinell

Release Date:

Friday, July 10, 2020 Netflix

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Led by a warrior named Andy (Charlize Theron), a covert group of tight-knit mercenaries with a mysterious inability to die have fought to protect the mortal world for centuries. But when the team is recruited to take on an emergency mission and their extraordinary abilities are suddenly exposed, it’s up to Andy and Nile (Kiki Layne), the newest soldier to join their ranks, to help the group eliminate the threat of those who seek to replicate and monetize their power by any means necessary.

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Who stars in The Old Guard: Cast List

The Fate of the Furious, Long Shot  

Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers, Dandelion  

Aladdin, The East  

The Martian, 2012  

The Pale Blue Eye, The Tragedy of MacBeth  

Bright, Furie  

The Regime (series), Amsterdam  


Who's making The Old Guard: Crew List

A look at the The Old Guard behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Gina Prince-Bythewood last directed The Woman King and Beyond the Lights. The film's writer Greg Rucka last wrote Heart of Stone and The Old Guard 2.


Greg Rucka


David Ellison
Dana Goldberg
Don Granger
Greg Rucka

Production Company

Skydance Media

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Production: What we know about The Old Guard?

Key Facts

  1. Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball) directs.
  2. A comic book by author Greg Rucka and artist Leandro Fernandez.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2020 - January: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2019 - June: The film was set to Production  status.

    Filming in the U.K.

  3. 2019 - February: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.
  4. 2017 - October: The film was set to Development  status.

The Old Guard Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Old Guard was a Netflix release in 2020 on Friday, July 10, 2020. There were 11 other movies released on the same date, including Greyhound, Palm Springs and Never Too Late.

Q&A Asked about The Old Guard

Jul. 10, 2020
Why did Booker betray Andy?
Mar. 4, 2021 Because he thought it could ultimately lead to her humane death after centuries of doing battle.
Jul. 14, 2020
What is the brand of sunglasses worn by Charlize?
Jul. 26, 2020
Was the movie released in theaters?
Jul. 26, 2020
Who is the chemist in the pharmacy?

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