Brett Ratner’s new version of Hercules is set for release August 8, 2014. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson will star in the titular role and the movie will be based on Radical Studios’ graphic novel Hercules: The Thracian Wars. MGM and Paramount are teaming up for this one. This is just another big movie for Dwyane Johnson. He’s got G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Fast & Furious 6 and Pain And Gain all coming over the next few months.