Monster Hunter is a 2020 fantasy action film produced, written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson, based on the video game series of the same name by Capcom. The film stars Milla Jovovich, Tony Jaa, Tip “T. I.” Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta, Josh Helman, Jin Au-Yeung and Ron Perlman.
A film adaptation based on the series has been in conception since 2012 by director Paul W. S. Anderson. The film was formally announced by Capcom in October 2018, with production starting that month with Constantin Film. Principal photography on the film began on 5 October 2018 and was completed on 19 December 2018, in Cape Town, South Africa.
Monster Hunter was released in China on 4 December 2020 and is scheduled to be released in the United States on 18 December 2020, by Sony Pictures Releasing through the Screen Gems label.
|Directed by||Paul W. S. Anderson|
|Produced by||Jeremy Bolt
Paul W. S. Anderson
|Written by||Paul W. S. Anderson|
Tip “T. I.” Harris
|Music by||Paul Haslinger|
|Edited by||Doobie White|
|Distributed by||Sony Pictures Releasing
(Worldwide)Constantin Film Verleih
(Germany)Huaxia Film Distribution
|Release date||December 3, 2020 (The Netherlands)
December 4, 2020 (China)
December 18, 2020 (United States)
January 29, 2021 (United Kingdom)
|Running time||103 minutes|
|Box office||$2.7 million|