Bullet to the Head

Bullet to the Head

Release Date: 2013-02-01
NYC and/or LA Release



Film Genre(s): Comic/Graphic Novel Based Film

United States


Scripted by Alessandro Camon and based on the graphic novel Bullet to the Head, written by Matz and illustrated by Colin Wilson, this film tells the story of a New Orleans hitman (Stallone) who teams with a New York City detective in a high-stakes investigation that leads from the dingy back alleys of New Orleans all the way to the power corridors of Washington, D.C. The unlikely duo, brought together by two vicious murders, take on all who stand in their way, and are willing to sacrifice everything to exact revenge.


  • Variety reports that Warner Bros. has acquired screen rights to the graphic novel series. Alessandro Camon has been set to write the script. The film will be produced by Alexandra Milchan and Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. - 2008-10-14
  • Ain't It Cool News reports that Walter Hill has signed on to direct. - 2011-04-12
  • Warner Bros. has announced that Sung Kang has joined the project and that the film with be jointly produced by Dark Castle Entertainment, IM Global and After Dark Films. - 2011-06-10
  • Variety reports that Sarah Shahi has joined the cast. - 2011-06-20
  • Variety reports that Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Christian Slater and Holt McCallany have joined the cast. - 2011-07-09