- Czech Republic / UK / France
- 120 min
- Directed by: Sean Ellis
- Cast: Jamie Dornan, Cillian Murphy, Charlotte Le Bon
- UK release: 9 September 2016
In WWII Czechoslovakia, two Czech soldiers (Dornan and Murphy) plot the assassination of high-ranking SS officer Reinhard Heydrich. With compelling performances and solid filmmaking, it's a powerful and poignant homage to the bravery and determination of the Czech resistance.
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Anthropoid5 Sep 2016
Sterling performances and accomplished filmmaking drive Sean Ellis's dramatic retelling of the World War II plot to assassinate an SS Officer in Czechoslovakia
The history books are full to bursting with stories ripe for cinematic adaptation, and director Sean Ellis (Metro Manila) has struck on a suitably gripping one in Anthropoid; the eponymous World War II operation to assassinate high ranking SS officer…
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