You know what? When you have an assassin as the central character of your movie, he doesn’t necessarily need to be a good guy. He can be one hell of a villain.
If you were fearing the worst for Agent 47, then you might be pleasantly surprised by the trailer for the upcoming Hitman adaptation. At the very least, it dangles the promise of some crazy over-the-top set pieces. The movie comes out in August.
For comparison’s sake, one of the trailers for the last Hitman movie is below. Pretty stark shift in tone, right?