Movie News: Arnold Schwarzenegger to Play Hitman; Mystery Monster Movie From Universal Gets Dated

Movie News: Arnold Schwarzenegger to Play Hitman; Mystery Monster Movie From Universal Gets Dated

May 04, 2016

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Why We're Killing Gunther: Arnold Schwarzenegger will star in action comedy Why We're Killing Gunther. It's an ensemble piece about a group of hired killers who decide to kill "the world's greatest hitman," only to discover that he is smarter than they thought. Cobie Smulders, Bobby Moynihan, Paul Brittain, Randall Park and Taran Killam (Saturday Night Live) will also star; Killam wrote the original script and will make his directorial debut. [THR]

 

Universal Monsters: The Mummy / Frankenstein / Dracula

Mystery Monster Movie: Universal has added one more rebooted monster movie to its upcoming release schedule. The Mummy, which is due on June 9, 2017, will kick off the series, to be followed by another untitled monster movie on April 13, 2018, to be followed by the new addition, dated for February 15, 2019. Potential contenders for the 2018 and 2019 release slots include The Invisible Man, likely starring Johnny Depp, and The Wolfman, which is being written by Aaron Guzikowski (Prisoners). [Coming Soon]

 

Monsterpocalypse

Monsterpocalypse: Warner Bros. is in negotiations to bring popular board game Monsterpocalypse to the big screen. The strategy game "pits humans in robot suits against monsters." Fede Alvarez (Evil Dead) is attached to direct and will cowrite the screenplay with Rodo Sayagues. [THR]

 

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Trailer: A new trailer for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows introduces the titular heroes and then showcases them in action. Megan Fox and Will Arnett star; the movie will open in theaters on June 3. [Movieclips]

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