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Glen Powell's 'Hit Man' won't kill you, but he may seduce you

Netflix's entertaining dark comedy Hit Man is not about a hired killer. It's about a guy who pretends to be a hired killer. Director Richard Linklater co-wrote this film with movie star of the moment, Glen Powell. Based very loosely on a real guy, Powell plays a mild-mannered professor who also works undercover for the police as a fake hitman.

Glen Powell's 'Hit Man' won't kill you, but he may seduce you

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'IF' only! These imaginary friends are sweet, but could have been so much more

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'Evil Does Not Exist' — or does it? — in this mysterious Japanese eco-drama

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Ryan Gosling is 'The Fall Guy' in this cheerfully nonsensical stuntman thriller

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Anne Hathaway finds love with a pop star in 'The Idea of You'

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Glen Powell stars in the new movie Hit Man. Brian Roedel /Netflix hide caption

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The movies, TV and music we're excited about this summer

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A dying father looks for the perfect family to adopt his son in 'Nowhere Special'

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