In 2007, 20th Century Fox and director Xavier Gens brought to the big screen adaptation of the famous video game Hitman and even if it was very appreciated, financial gains were quite good (100 million collected in 24 budget). Normally would have to make a sequel, but dropped the idea and decided to try a reboot to 2007. The main role should be entrusted to Paul Walker, but his death in 2013 made the agent 47 is played by Rupert Friend. The story revolves around Agent 47, an elite assassin genetically modified to have strength, speed strength and superhuman intelligence. The latest target is a corporation that plans to unravel the secrets of his past that to create an army of assassins.