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At loggerheads: the second film has the perfect title!

Benoit Blanc returns to our screens, with a new mystery to go through in the sequel to À Couteaux Tirés.

Benoit Blanc is back in service. After a first film opus, the saga At Knives Out invests the ranks of Netflix with a second part. The detective is assigned to a new mission, which should still give him a hard time. If for the moment the plot is still very secret, the announcement of the title gives us some information. In English it will be stamped Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery. In France, Netflix announces that it is also the title Glass Onion: A History at Daggers Drawn who was chosen.

The YouTube video, unveiled last night, also gives us little information on this sequel. We learn that Benoît Blanc is traveling to Greece to peel back the layers of a mystery involving a new cast of suspects. No Chris Evans or Ana de Armas, this modern-day Hercule Poirot is going to meet a whole new cast of characters. Alongside Daniel Craig, we will find Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy), Edward Norton (Hulk), Kathryn Hahn (Wandavision) and Kate Hudson (almost famous).

Behind the camera, it is still Rian Johnson who works. After the critical success of the first part, the director this time puts his talents at the service of Netflix. The platform has every intention of imposing its feature films in living rooms around the world, À Couteaux Tirés promises to bring together many spectators.

The success of the end of the year?

Released in 2019, At Knives Out hadn’t been a golden egg for Lionsgate. The film had nevertheless brought in $311 million at the box office. Excellent results that motivated the platform to seize this license, for the modest sum of 450 million dollars. Two sequels have already been ordered, so it will be a trilogy.

It must be said that the criticism was more than positive. Cluedo film par excellence, which has fun mistreating the minds of the spectators, At Knives Out stands out as a successful tribute to Agatha Christie, delirious and filled with many twists and turns. If you haven’t seen it yet, it is still possible to discover it on VOD on all platforms.

To discover the second, it will nevertheless have to wait until the end of the year. If the date has not yet been set, netflix announced that it should be released at the end of the year, completely three years after the first part.

The year will be busy on the cinema side of the platform. If the series still remain the priority of the platform, it does not skimp on the cinematographic proposals either. Moreover, according to The Hollywood Reporterthe firm will borrow the Hollywood model by producing films in large quantities and betting on blockbusters.

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