The much awaited noir thriller starring Michael Fassbender and Tilda Swinton has finally gotten a release date. The movie, entitled The Killer, will be skipping a theatrical release and will be heading straight to Netflix on November 2023. If you're just learning about this upcoming thriller, here's what you need to know.
When Is The Killer Coming Out on Netflix?
The Killer won't be released in theaters but will be coming straight to Netflix on November 10, 2023.
What Is The Killer Story About?
Netflix's official logline of The Killer reads:
“A brutal, bloody and stylish noir story of a professional assassin lost in a world without a moral compass, this is a case study of a man alone, armed to the teeth and slowly losing his mind.”
The movie is based on a French graphic novel of the same title, which was created by Alexis Nolent under the pseudonym Matz. The illustration was done by Luc Jacamon. As a graphic novel series, The Killer, has a total of twelve installments that were published between 1998 and 2013.
The movie will bring to life the story of a nameless assassin who is recognized for being the best at his job. But due to a psychological crisis, the assassin starts to crack mentally where he starts to go against himself, his employers, and an international manhunt.
Who Is Part of The Killer Cast?
Michael Fassbender leads the cast of The Killer, where he stars as an unnamed assassin. This is Fassbender's latest project since X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which was released in 2019. Apart from Fassbender, the other actors joining in on the cast include the following:
- Tilda Swinton
- Kerry O'Malley (as Dolores)
- Charles Parnell (as Hodges)
- Lacey Dover
- Monique Ganderton
- Sala Baker
- Monika Gossmann
- Kellan Rhude
- Génesis Estévez
Is There a Trailer for The Killer Online?
As of the moment, a trailer for The Killer has not yet been released. But the film has already been added in Netflix's sizzle reel. You can catch a few seconds of the film at the 1:37 mark here:
The Killer will be coming out on Netflix on November 10, 2023.