The Pro

It was inevitable. With the one-two punch of Deadpool and Logan proving that R-rated superhero movies can be very profitable for a willing studio, one willing studio is now banking that they can extend the trend. To comic book readers, the names Garth Ennis and Amanda Conner are very familiar, and Paramount Pictures is banking on a recent graphic novel they did to make all sorts of money from fans looking for hardcore violence, profanity and sex with a satirical tale of a prostitute with super-powers. The project is called The Pro, but can it work?  (more…)