Kraven the Hunter is finally coming to the big screen this October! Fans of Spider-Man have been eagerly waiting for the release of Kraven the Hunter, the film set in Sony’s Spider-Man Universe (SSU). This exciting project has been in development for a few years now, even before Tom Holland’s debut as Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and now, fans can watch it in the theatres soon.
Release Date Of Kraven The Hunter
After several delays and rescheduling in the release date, Kraven the Hunter is all set to release on October 6, 2023, in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Turkey. The people residing in Australia, the Netherlands, Brazil, Germany, and Slovakia can watch the movie in theatres on October 5, 2023.
Moreover, if you live in Belgium or France, you can watch the film even earlier, on October 4, 2023. Previously Kraven the Hunter was about to release on January 13, 2023.
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Kraven The Hunter Joins Sony’s Villain-Centric Slate
Kraven the Hunter is one of the movies following the latest trend, which means the movie is villain centric, giving the point of view of anti-heroes and explaining their actions. The concept of this movie was inspired by previous entries like “Venom” (2018), “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” (2021), and “Morbius” (2022), which introduced intriguing characters from the MCU.
Directed by J.C. Chandor and written by a talented team of writers, including Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, and Richard Wenk, Kraven the Hunter has an impressive cast, including both familiar and new faces. Aaron Taylor-Johnson will play the role of Kraven. This isn’t Aaron’s first role in the MCU, as he was also a part of Avengers: Age of Ultron. Ariana DeBose will be a part of the movie as Calypso, Kraven’s love interest. Furthermore, Russell Crowe will play the role of Kraven’s father, adding depth to the character’s back story.
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Alessandro Nivola plays the role of Rhino, another villain from the Spider-man series. Fred Hechinger will play the role of Dmitri Smerdyakov, also known as the Chameleon, and Levi Miller is also a part of the cast. Christopher Abbot is joining the movie as the Foreigner.
Plot Of Kraven The Hunter
While there are no updates on the movie’s plot details, fans are predicting the storyline from hints.
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The “Kick-Ass” actor, Aaron Taylor Johnson, will portray the formidable Kraven in this new film. The first glimpse of Kraven the Hunter was shown during Sony Pictures’ presentation at CinemaCon 2023. The footage featured Taylor-Johnson as Kraven in a comic-accurate avatar and teased the appearance of another Spider-Man villain, Rhino. Moreover, it looks like the movie will follow in the footsteps of Deadpool and allow Kraven to create havoc everywhere he goes.
So are you excited to watch Kraven the Hunter? Let us know in the comments!