Wonder Woman 1984 will arrive day and date on Christmas Day in both theaters and HBO Max, Stallone joins The Suicide Squad, The Last of Us officially coming to HBO, a new Predator movie is in development, Deadpool 3 is moving ahead under Disney/20th Century Studios and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
A miserable and washed-up Chris Cringle aka Santa Claus is forced to take on a contract with the US military to keep his operation afloat while also being hunted by a hitman hired by a disgruntled kid who got a lump of coal in the upcoming action/comedy, Fatman.
Professional hitman Martin Blank, becoming disillusioned with his job, returns to his hometown of Grosse Pointe, MI for his 10-year high school reunion and dodges rival assassins while trying to reconnect with his high school sweetheart, Debi Newberry.
Jet Li stars in 1998’s Hitman aka Contract Killer as Fu, a wannabe assassin who teams up with a shady con-artist named Lo to try and collect a massive reward for the legendary “King of Killers”, who recently took down a powerful Hong Kong crime boss.
Andrea Risborough stars in the new movie from Brandon Cronenberg, son of the legendary master of body horror David Cronberg, as an assassin who uses brain implant technology to infiltrate and take control the bodies of other people and uses them to perform high-profile hits for clients.
Jessica Chastain stars as an assassin named Ava, who is forced to go on the run when she’s burned by the black ops organization she works for, and a kill order is placed on her that puts a target on her back from multiple fellow assassins.
Arriving in Bangkok on a mission of revenge, hitman Kai pays a large sum of money to drive him around the city for a night but his driver soon realizes that at each stop, her passenger is brutally murdering someone and it’s too late for her to stop.