The first trailer for Hitman: Agent 47, 20th Century Fox's cinematic reboot of Square Enix's popular video game franchise, has been released.

Agent 47 stars Rupert Friend as the titular hitman, joined by female lead Hannah Ware and Star Trek's Zachary Quinto.

The movie sees Agent 47 helping a young woman - who had been on his hitlist - find her father and uncover the mysteries of her ancestry.

Hitman: Agent 47 opens August 28.

Why are there so many blue cars on the streets in this trailer?