Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves - What we know so far
For fans of Dungeons & Dragons, the upcoming movie "Honor Among Thieves" is an exciting addition to the tabletop gaming franchise. Set to hit theatres in 2023, the film promises to take audiences on a thrilling journey through the morally complex world of heists and thefts. As the title suggests, the central theme of the movie revolves around the idea of honour among criminals, with characters navigating treacherous alliances and high-stakes robberies.
In this article, we'll take a closer look at everything we know so far about "Honor Among Thieves," including its release date, the talented cast and crew bringing it to life, and the potential impact it could have on the Dungeons & Dragons film franchise.
When Will Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves release and who’s starring in it?
Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves is scheduled to be released in the United States on March 31, 2023, by Paramount Pictures. The movie promises to take viewers on an exciting adventure filled with heists and daring feats of bravery. The film features a star-studded cast, including;
- Chris Pine as Edgin The Bard
- Michelle Rodriguez as Holga The Barbarian
- Regé-Jean Page as Xenk The Paladin
- Justice Smith as Simon The Sorcerer
- Sophia Lillis as Doric The Druid
- Hugh Grant as Forge Fitzwilliam The Rogue
What is the Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves movie about?
The movie follows the adventure of Holga (Rodriguez) and Edgin (Pine), who assemble a misfit band of thieves to save the world from the evil that the group has unwittingly unleashed whilst conducting a heist. To accomplish this, they will need to journey through the treacherous Underdark, fight in the famous Neverwinter Arena, and battle through dungeons, all while trying to stay one step ahead of the wrong people. Viewers can expect an action-packed adventure as our heroes try to save the world from destruction.
Who is the villain in Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves?
The confirmed villain of Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves is Szass Tam, the undead lich and leader of the Red Wizards of Thay.
According to Dungeons & Dragons lore, Szass Tam is one of the eight Zulkirs who rule the country of Thay. He is the Regent of Thay, Zulkir of Necromancy, and commands Cyric's Legion and the Legion of Bone.
In the latest trailer for the movie, it's revealed that the group of thieves stole a magical item that unleashed one of the greatest evils in the D&D world, which sets the stage for Szass Tam's appearance as the main antagonist. Fans can expect an epic battle between our heroes and Szass Tam's army of undead, led by powerful lich and vampire generals.
What was the budget for the new Dungeons and Dragons movie?
With a reported budget of $151 million dollars, the new Dungeons and Dragons movie has the potential to be a blockbuster hit on the big screen. Previous attempts to adapt the beloved tabletop game into a movie have fallen short, but with this significant budget, there is hope that filmmakers Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis can create a visually stunning and immersive fantasy world that will satisfy both longtime fans and newcomers to the franchise.
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