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Strike distance

The Callisto Protocol
Developer Striking Distance has confirmed that its first “Dead Space”-inspired title “The Callisto Protocol” will be available on older PS4 and Xbox One, as well as current-gen consoles and PC. While a specific date is yet to be set, the game is reportedly still on track for a 2022 release and will have Josh Duhamel in the lead role. [Source: Game Informer]

The man from Toronto
Netflix has reportedly moved the Patrick Hughes-directed action thriller “The Man from Toronto” from August to a June 24 premiere date on the service.

A case of mistaken identity arises after a failed business adviser (Kevin Hart) and the world’s deadliest assassin (Woody Harrelson) meet at a vacation rental. Kaley Cuoco and Ellen Barkin also star. [Source: What’s on Netflix]

After Yang
“Columbus” director Kogonada’s sci-fi feature “After Yang,” starring Colin Farrell and Jodie Turner-Smith, will be released on Blu-ray, digital and DVD on June 21.

The story follows the life of a family living with an AI assistant who has become a famous and beloved member of the family. One day, the unthinkable happens and Yang short circuits, causing him to collapse, which, in turn, leaves the family in disarray over their beloved, now missing member. [Source: Collider]

bad boys 4
Sony Pictures President Tom Rothman says despite chatter following the Oscars, the fourth ‘Bad Boys’ isn’t on hold with the project still in development and unaffected by the public incident involving the star. Will Smith. Rothman says, “There were no brakes to pump because the car wasn’t moving.” [Source: Deadline]

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