01. 09. 2021
In 2015, the spy thriller «Kingsman: The Secret Service» was released, which was based on the comic book series of Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons and told about a young boy named Eggsy who unexpectedly became a member of the international spy organization «Kingsman» …
Movie became a cult status overnight and grossed a good box office in cinemas: with a budget of $ 80 million, the film earned over 400 during its premiere! And also marked the beginning of the action franchise of the same name, which stood on a par with «The Expendables», «John Wick», «James Bond» (of course) and other popular action series today.
The second film was released 2 years later under the title «Kingsman: The Golden Ring» and was also a great success, without losing vigor and unique style.
And so, in 2020, fans of the «Kingsman movie» series will expect a prequel entitled «The King’s Man» («The King’s Man»), the plot of which will take place during the First World War and tell us about the birth of the organization of independent spies.
It was also mentioned that the action will take place in the 90s …
The film will once again be directed by Matthew Vaughn, who will also act as screenwriter and producer. And the main roles will go to Hollywood stars Harris Dickinson («Dark Reflections») and Rafe Fayans — the same Voldemort from the Harry Potter series.
Plus, Brad Pitt will likely play the role of Grigory Rasputin himself!
In addition to the prequel, Matthew Vaughn is also set to release a direct sequel to the story in the form of the film «Kingsman 3». In addition, viewers will soon see the TV series «Kingsman», as well as the full-length movie «Statesman» — a spin-off that tells about American spies.
Kingsman: Beginning. Creators and actors
Director: Matthew Vaughn («Kingsman», «Kick-Ass», «X-Men: First Class»)
Writers: Matthew Vaughn, Karl Gajdusek (Stranger Things, Oblivion), Jane Goldman (X-Men series), Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons (comic authors)
Producers: Matthew Vaughn, Cliff Lenning and Angus More Gordon
DOP: Ben Davis («Kingsman», «Doctor Strange», «Guardians of the Galaxy»)
Starring: Harris Dickinson («Maleficent: Lady of Darkness»), Rafe Fiennes («Schindler’s List»), Gemma Arterton, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Matthew Goode, Charles Dance, Jimon Hounsou, Stanley Tucci, Daniel Brühl, Tom Hollander Rhys Ivans et al.
The film will take place at the beginning of the 20th century, and in the center of the plot will be a young Englishman named Conard.
Conard is distinguished by perseverance and a very arrogant and cocky character, as well as an ardent desire to serve for the good of England.
All this ultimately leads to the fact that the guy is involved in secret espionage cases on an international scale …
The film tells about the birth of the secret organization «Kingsman», about its influence on the course of the First World War and about attempts to prevent it.
Kingsman: Beginning. Movie release date
The release date of the film «King’s man: The Beginning» in the world distribution — September 16, 2020.