Screen Stranglehold, it seems, coated bad news. First, we learned that John Woo (John Woo) - director of Stranglehold, as well as the author of Hard Boiled (the movie, Stranglehold is the continuation of that) - would not take a direct part in creating the film version of the computer fighter. then became known that the adaptation does not take part Chow Yun-Fat (Chow Yun-Fat), and the project in general will start for the brand new series, where the inspector Tekilla appear pomolodevshim. Now, the network has one more bad news. In an interview with Empire magazine, John Wu stated that the adaptation of Stranglehold will be in production around a few years. This is a fairly long period of time, especially given the age and the employment of the director.