‘Overlord’ Review: Bad Robot Delivers a Thrilling Nazi Monster Mash | Fantastic Fest

Overlord is not a Cloverfield movie.

Let’s just get that out of the way.

The latest Bad Robot film steers clear of their big name monster franchise in favor of another kind of monster: Nazis.

And not just any old Nazis (though there are plenty of those) — mad scientist Nazis, who use captured soldiers and helpless local villagers as test subjects in their horrible experiments, creating super-strong, super-grotesque mutants in hopes of building thousand-year soldiers to last their thousand-year empire.

Classic Nazi stuff.

The film sets the stage with a banger of an aerial action …

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