James Bond may not avert his next death until 2021, but Paul W.S. Anderson’s Monster hunter the film will be released again on the big screen this year: the official teaser trailer of the film just released confirms that it will arrive in December, “only in theaters”.
At just 13 seconds of footage, it’s not much of a teaser – and where are the swords? Milla Jovovich has a minigun and her team has a couple of rifles at their disposal. But as our sister site Polygon points out, gives us a look at a Black Diablos, which is just the kind of giant sand-loving Triceratops mega-beasts that the teaser seems to show.
When an unexpected sandstorm transports Lieutenant Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and his unit (TI Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta) to a new world, soldiers are shocked to discover that this hostile and unknown environment is home to enormous and terrifying. immune monsters. their firepower. In their desperate battle for survival, the unit meets the mysterious Hunter (Tony Jaa), whose unique abilities allow him to stay one step ahead of powerful creatures.
As Artemis and Hunter slowly build trust, he discovers he is part of a team led by Admiral (Ron Perlman). Facing a danger so great that it could threaten to destroy their world, the brave warriors combine their unique skills to unite for the ultimate showdown.
In fact, we’ve already seen some stills of the troupe in their most appropriate costumes. Here is the highest resolution image I could find (click a couple of times on the desktop to enlarge):
And in an interview with Empire, Jovovich has revealed that double blades will be his weapon of choice.
Anderson said SyFy Wire that the film was already “100% finished” in July. Monster Hunter: World is Capcom’s best-selling game of all time.