Paul W.S. Anderson’s upcoming Monster Hunter film, based mostly on Capcom’s common online game franchise of the identical title, will now be launched on December 25, 2020, Sony Pictures introduced at the moment. This is the fourth introduced launch date for the film.
Originally slated for a September 4, 2020, launch in North America, the film was pushed again to April 23, 2021 again in July. On October 5, nevertheless, Sony introduced it was shifting Monster Hunter as much as December 30, 2020. As of at the moment, the film’s launch date has been moved as soon as once more; now it’s December 25, 2020. The film’s December Four launch date in territories similar to China and Europe stays unchanged, as revealed within the film’s newest Chinese trailer, launched yesterday. No particular cause was given for the film’s new North American launch date. Check out the film’s newest trailer beneath (by way of IGN).
As of proper now, the film is barely introduced for a launch in theaters, regardless of the continuing COVID-19 disaster affecting massive components of the world and well being advisors warning towards gathering in public areas.
Monster Hunter is the newest film from director Paul W.S. Anderson, who is maybe best-known for his sequence of Resident Evil films, which he directed and/or produced all six entries of. Anderson has additionally directed movie diversifications for Mortal Kombat and Dead or Alive, and he is additionally the director of the cult horror movie Event Horizon.
Monster Hunter options Anderson’s spouse and Resident Evil star Milla Jovovich, rapper-actor Tip “T.I.” Harris, Tony Jaa, and Ron Perlman. According to the movie’s synopsis, when a gaggle of troopers are hit by a sandstorm, they’re unexpectedly transported into an alternate, unknown dimension stuffed with monsters and lethal beasts. In this unusual world, the troopers be part of forces with, properly, a group of monster hunters to struggle the again towards the beasts and “a danger so great it could threaten to destroy their world.”
For extra on Monster Hunter, try the film’s unique trailer. For extra on Paul W.S. Anderson’s earlier online game diversifications, try these three easy the reason why Mortal Kombat stays an ideal online game film 25 years after its preliminary launch.