American-Hungarian filmmaker Antal Nimród’s new and much-awaited movie about legendary bank robber Attila Ambrus will be presented in cinemas next month. However, a new movie trailer is out now and it promises an action-packed entertainment for the fans of the Hungarian films.
The film tell the story of Attila Ambrus, a Transylvanian-born former thief and professional ice hockey player, who became known as the “Whiskey Robber” because he was often seen drinking whiskey at a nearby pub prior to the robbery. He became notorious during the 1990s for committing a string of undercover “gentleman robberies” in and around Budapest, Hungary while working a day job as a professional ice hockey player. Between 1993 and 1999 he robbed almost 30 banks and post offices but he was caught and imprisoned for about 12 years, released in 2012.
Read more about the legendary Hungarian “Whiskey robber” here!
via szeretlekmagyarorszag.hu; featured photo: Intercom / origo.hu