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American Assassin

American Assassin is a movie starring Dylan O'Brien, Michael Keaton, and Sanaa Lathan. After the death of his girlfriend at the hands of terrorists, Mitch Rapp is drawn into the world of counterterrorism, mentored by tough-as-nails...

Other Titles
Asesino: Misión Venganza, Amerikai bérgyilkos, Asasin american, Suikastçı, Mācīts nogalināt, Assassin américain, Ameriski morilec, Assassino Americano, O Assassino: O Primeiro Alvo, Sát Thủ Kiểu Mỹ, Amerikietis zudikas, 美國刺客, Ameerika palgamõrvar, Mitna'kesh Americai, Asesino: misión venganza, Američki plaćenik, American Assassin: Η Εκδίκηση, Americký zabiják, アメリカン・アサシン, Asesino Americano, Americký zabijak
Running Time
1 hours 52 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Thriller, Action
Director
Michael Cuesta
Writer
Vince Flynn, Marshall Herskovitz, Stephen Schiff, Michael Finch, Edward Zwick
Actors
Dylan O'Brien, Sanaa Lathan, Taylor Kitsch, Michael Keaton
Country
USA
Year
2017
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Black ops recruit Mitch Rapp is reeling from the death of his fiancée in a terrorist attack when he is assigned to shadowy CIA figure Stan Hurley to receive special training in tracking terrorists. Rapp and Hurley are then dispatched to join a Turkish agent on a mission to stop a mysterious operative from unleashing chaos of international proportions.

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Nicole P.

The last movie of the first generation of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and "Who Framed Harry". This movie has more action and better story than the first. It is very simple, but at the same time very good. Tom Cruise and Amanda Peet are better than in the first movie, and my vote for the next generation will be this one.

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Julie C.

Spoilers herein. I never thought I would see an action film with so many gunfights that made me want to shoot them all. You can see them all, you can see the whole theater go wild with excitement. The ending is also amazing. It is so much better than the average action film, I can't wait to see more. Overall, I think it's a great film, and I'm happy that it's a film of it's time.

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Rebecca

This is an action movie that really knows what it's doing. It's got a great cast, great story and good action sequences. For a recent movie, it is really cool to see this movie get such a big response. It's pretty good for a thriller. The ending is really good, but it can be a little predictable. That's just my opinion though. If you like action movies with a good cast, a good story and some good action sequences, this is the movie for you. 8.5/10

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Scott M.

After a long time, I finally watched a film based on a book by a person I respected and idolized. That person was in my grade school class. And it is not surprising that this movie was not an instant success. At all. It seems that the same people who just finished watching it on TV were also the ones who started the movie reviews. But for what? I believe the movie is excellent. And I hope people will not make comparisons to the recent British TV series based on the same author. So, don't compare the two, even if you are a big fan of the book.

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Alice G.

When I first heard about this film I was really excited to see it, because I thought it would be like any other action movie with lots of explosions, guns, car chases, all that sort of thing. Well I was really wrong. This film is in fact a very good movie. I was surprised at how well the movie portrayed people's everyday life, and that's something I never see in most action movies. But of course, the movie had a lot of action, and explosions, and lots of other stuff. But it was definitely worth it. This movie is actually one of the better ones I've seen. It wasn't bad at all, it was actually good, I'd say. But again, it had it's flaws, but nothing that makes it bad. I recommend this movie to anyone who likes a good action movie.

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Walter Carroll

A bit like making a movie out of the works of a well known author, this movie will get more attention if it has a higher level of acting. I really enjoyed this movie and I think it will appeal to a lot of people. It was very entertaining and the twists and turns kept my attention. The special effects were superb. Some of the character deaths were done in a way that I could understand and relate to. I also thought the acting was really good. Tom Hardy and Michael B Jordan were very believable and very convincing. I think this movie will get good box office results and I hope that this film will get good reviews. I highly recommend this movie. It was a lot of fun and I enjoyed every minute of it.

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Jesse Hall

Once again, I have had to see the last minute screening of this movie in front of several hundred people. It was a great experience, and I actually learned a lot from it. I knew the first movie was not so much about the story but about the characters and the idea. This movie is much more about the story than the characters. The story is very interesting, the characters are more interesting, and the action is a little better than the last movie. It is not as long or as complicated as the first one, but it is a lot more interesting. This is a very good movie, I give it an 8/10, which is my average.

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Stephanie Alvarez

For the first time in a while, i have seen a movie that actually pulled me in. That's rare these days. (well, the whole movie was enjoyable, but it felt like a slow movie) So, i'm a fan of movies that make you think and that makes you wonder about what the hell is going on. This movie did that for me. The acting was pretty good, i was impressed with the cast and the whole movie was very entertaining and pretty decent. The film does not feel rushed at all and actually moves at a good pace. It actually leaves you in suspense and wondering what is going on, not just because you know whats going on, but because you think there is something different going on. I thought the movie was pretty good and will definitely watch it again. i would recommend it to anyone that loves a good movie and likes a good story. This movie was entertaining and will definitely keep you watching and wondering what is going to happen next. It was a good movie and worth seeing.

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Emma

I was disappointed with "The Bourne Identity", but "The Bourne Ultimatum" is by far the best sequel in the series. This movie is a really good action movie. The director is really good, as always, the fight scenes are really good, and the plot is really good, if you don't know what it is, it's a story about an assassin that was a real one, but the director is using this to show the life of the assassin, not the life of the Bourne, because they are totally different things. What I really like is that they really do show that the assassin is not really a hero, because he's like a bad ass. I liked this movie a lot. I would recommend it to everybody. I gave it 9/10.

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Patricia Porter

This is a must see for the audience of any age. I highly recommend this movie to anyone, because it is very entertaining. I'm not even sure why this movie is called the "Dark Knight" of action movies. It isn't about the dark, it is about the action. This movie is about the action, so what are you waiting for? I loved the movie and I'm glad I went. This movie is about Bruce Wayne, who is in Gotham, and has to fight his own shadow. He is a new hero and I can't wait to see him in the future. The action in this movie is very interesting. If you love action, and enjoy the thrill, then you will love this movie. If you hate action, and can't stand a lot of explosions, this is a movie that you will enjoy. If you love action, and love the thrill, you will love this movie. I gave this movie a 9/10 because it is not perfect. It has some flaws, and they are minor. But, I still think that this is a must see. I think it's worth it for the action, and because of the ending. But, I don't think it's the greatest movie ever made, but it is a good action movie. I give it an 8/10.

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Patricia

I really love this film, and I do feel a bit conflicted about not giving it an 8 out of 10. There are many reasons why this film is fantastic. Firstly, I loved how the film incorporated both modern technology and the Victorian world that we know so well. The use of current technology throughout the film was amazing, in particular the use of cell phones, which is still used today and is very popular. Secondly, the cinematography is fantastic. It has the look and feel of a Victorian period drama, and the film is shot like a period drama. The lighting and colour schemes are very effective in creating a Victorian atmosphere. The camera is very aware of the characters and the environment, and that really adds to the feel of the film. Finally, the acting. This is where it all started for me. I love the main characters in the film, and when you are given an opportunity to see a full range of acting ability, I am not disappointed. Most people have criticised Ben Affleck's performance as being "inappropriate" in this film. I think he did a fantastic job, I personally would have loved to see him play the lead. While I do feel that the film was slightly under-acted, it was still very impressive. The other characters also performed well, especially the villains. The villains were the most unique villains in the history of cinema. They were creepy and not the typical villain. They did not have any traits that you would normally associate with a villain, and they were not the typical villains. This is why they were so scary, and I think they did a great job in doing this. Finally, the fight scenes. These were excellent. This film is very violent, but it does not feel like that. The fight scenes in this film were smooth, and were not as hard or intense as they are in other films. There were only 2 scenes that I felt were unnecessary, and one was of a character that was killed without any reason, so I don't think it was necessary. All in all, I do feel that this film is very different from other action films. The characters are all unique, the plot is not super predictable, and the action scenes are definitely not to the point of boring. This is a film that I will be adding to my collection of film, and I hope it continues to grow in popularity as it continues to do well. 8/10

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Amber

I haven't seen the film yet, but I don't think this film was bad. It has a really good story line and the acting was very good. This is one of the best films of the year, and even if you don't like the genre, it has a lot to offer. The pacing is good and the ending is good as well. I'm really looking forward to the next one. And there will be more of them. If you like action, you will like this film. It's fun and keeps you entertained. I loved the fighting in this film, it was fast and exciting. And the movie made you think, but not too much. If you like the action genre, this is the one for you.

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Kathryn A.

After a thrilling opening half, we follow a man's descent into madness after the assassination of his brother, played by William Hurt. The man, Connor MacLane, is a federal agent who is sent to Europe after the death of his brother. He is sent to investigate an explosion at the home of a man who wants revenge. MacLane is eventually dragged into the conspiracy and learns that the man is not a terrorist, but is, in fact, an agent for an international organization known as the Hand. The man is MacLane's brother, played by Forest Whitaker. I have to say, I'm not a big fan of Forest Whitaker, but I thought this was a very well-done film. I'm not sure if this is his best performance, but he's quite good. He's charismatic and makes the most of his character. The rest of the cast are good, and Whitaker is certainly believable as an assassin. Overall, I think this is a great action thriller. The characters are interesting and the plot is very well-done. I give it a 9/10.

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Samuel

This film is really a masterpiece in terms of cinema. It has everything that you would want in a film, from a thrilling plot, to an intelligent and original screenplay, to great performances, and a solid and competent direction. It is a great action movie, and is at the same time a spy film, it has a good story, an exciting and perfect execution of the main plot, and a great action sequence. I don't want to write a long review about the movie because you need to see it to understand the greatness of it. This is a must see movie for all who have an interest in action movies, and especially for action fans.

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Pamela

Some people may be offended by this movie, which takes some liberties with the truth, but it's not trying to be a "masterpiece" of history. It is just telling a story that happened. The story of an assassin named John Ruth who is recruited to kill a criminal, who can easily kill everyone around him. He will do whatever it takes to get his hands on his target. All the characters in the movie are written very well, making the audience feel as if they are with them. The only flaw I found in this movie is that I wished the plot would have moved a little faster, but overall I was very satisfied with this movie. This is definitely a movie you should not skip. The acting is great, and there are some great plot twists. I give this movie an 8.9/10. It's definitely worth watching.

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Henry F.

I love movie and I love Edward Norton, but I just never got into this movie. If you are a fan of the series you will love this movie. I really enjoyed watching it. The plot was good and the action was real. I really liked the action scenes and I like the ending. I think this is a great movie. I give it an A+.

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Victoria S.

I loved the story of this movie. I found the acting to be great. I loved the fact that the bad guys are the true heroes. This movie has a lot of action. I really liked the way that the movie played out. I thought it was a good story that a lot of people could relate to. The story does have a couple things that I thought were a bit unrealistic like the way the characters reacted to the "baddies". I know the movie is about assassins, but they could have found another way to make them act that way. I think the movie does a good job of showing how all of the characters do their job. The bad guys all acted really well in the movie and I thought they did a great job of acting. I also thought the movie was very realistic and the way it was put together and how it was put together really made the movie. Overall, I thought the movie was great. It had a good story and I think it really made an impact on the way I looked at the world. I give this movie a 9/10.

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Daniel Jacobs

The movie started off really slow and I didn't care for it as much as I thought I would. I came into the movie not wanting to be disappointed but I was wrong. The beginning of the movie was really slow and the story was not that much of a mystery and I was never completely sure if I should care about the main character or not. But once I found out that the main character was a black man, I did care about him. Overall, I thought the story was good. The story line was good and it took the suspense out of the movie. I thought the action was really good. It was more action packed than the first one. I liked the fighting scenes and it was really interesting. I also thought that the music was really good. I think that the music was one of the best things in the movie. It was different than the first movie. Overall, I thought the movie was good and I would recommend it to anyone.

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Margaret

When I saw the trailer for The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford I was like "I have to see this" and saw that the movie is about a guy named Edward James Olmos who was a famous boxer and was involved in a world war and died of cancer at the age of 47. It also has Robert De Niro as Jesse James and he is doing the same thing, but for some reason we don't know what happened. Maybe it was the year of the movie or maybe it was the war, or maybe the script was so bad that the director made the film look so good that it was boring to watch. The movie, like all his movies, looks like a pretty good movie to watch, but I had a problem with the characters in the movie. The character in question was Jesse James and I felt like that the character was really stupid and could not have been written more badly. The actor who played Jesse James, who was supposed to be a serious role, was so fake and goofy and his speech was so stiff. I can not say who is the worse actor in the movie. At least De Niro was a good actor but he could not save this movie. I think that if I could have seen this movie in the theater I would have had a lot of fun. But I did not because I did not see it at all. In conclusion, I think this movie is worth watching and it is a good movie to watch for a fun movie night with your friends, but I would not really recommend it to anyone because it was so bad and it was so boring. Not recommended.

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Vincent Freeman

All I can say is that I was very impressed by this movie. The acting was good, but I found it to be above average. What I thought was a bit of an underwhelming story actually became more enjoyable than I expected it to be. I thought that there could have been a better script, but I was disappointed with how the movie ended. The ending was quite confusing and was a bit disappointing. But overall, the movie was very enjoyable and I would recommend this movie to anyone.

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Amy Martinez

It's been a long time since I've seen a film that really has the whole package. This one is such a perfect blend of action and suspense, but most importantly the story. It's all tied together so well, it almost feels like the film was drawn out, it's just like it never ends. It has all the elements you need to be a great movie. One word to describe it is, perfect. You can't ask for anything better. It's a film that should not be missed. Take it for what it's worth. It's absolutely one of my favorite films of all time.

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Timothy M.

Of course there are always going to be people that are going to compare this film to other films. There are always going to be people that are going to compare this film to another films. Well I have to say that I really enjoyed this film. The action scenes and the story are both excellent and the acting is quite good. It's a bit predictable but that's not really a bad thing. If you like action movies you should definitely watch this film. However, if you don't like action movies you shouldn't watch this film. I liked this film a lot more than I expected to. I am actually looking forward to seeing it again so I can try to figure out what is going on. This film is definitely worth watching. It has some great action scenes and it's got a great story. In the end, I think that I should give this film a 9/10.