Stranglehold Movie Confirmed, Sequel Likely to Follow

December 11, 2009Written by Zak Islam


When released Stranglehold wasn’t a massive hit, but many thoroughly enjoyed it.  Its slow motion component to the game provided for frantic gameplay.  While Stranglehold was a followup to the movie Hard Boiled it appears it will receive the silver screen treatment. The movie adaptation of Stranglehold has been confirmed which is sure to excite fans of the title, and we may also see a second installment John Woo’s intriguing shooter.

The well known veteran director John Woo, told Cinematical in an interview that a new film soley based about Stranglehold is in development. When asked about making a new game he “Wants to make one again”.


“We are going to make that into a movie,” Woo explained, before adding on the expectancy of a new videogame: “I don’t have that much time, even though I want to make one again.