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American Assassin (2017)

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A story centered on counterterrorism agent Mitch Rapp.

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Twenty three-year-old Mitch lost his parents to a tragic car accident at the age of fourteen, and his girlfriend to a terrorist attack just as they were engaged. Seeking revenge, he is enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy as a black ops recruit. Kennedy then assigns Cold War veteran Stan Hurley to train Mitch. Together they will later on investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets. The discovery of a pattern in the violence leads them to a joint mission with a lethal Turkish agent to stop a mysterious operative intent on starting a world war in the Middle East. Written by Anonymous

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(Strong violence throughout, some torture, language and brief nudity) | See all certifications »

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15 September 2017 (USA)  »

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Asesino: Misión Venganza  »

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$33,000,000 (estimated)

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AUD 1,223,340 (Australia) (17 September 2017)
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Includes three actors from several Marvel franchises. Sanaa Lathan played Vanessa in Blade (1998), Scott Adkins played Lucian in Doctor Strange (2016), and Taylor Kitsch who played Remy LeBeau (Gambit) in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. See more »

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Towards the end of the movie the villain escapes on a speedboat out to sea but the main scene has been taking place in Rome which is forty miles from the coast. See more »

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Fantastic
18 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

I wasn't sure what to expect but I was terrifically surprised. Great story with lots of intrigue and action. Excitement and thrills throughout the film. Probably not going to be an Oscar contender, although Michael Keaton did a superb job in my opinion, but I don't care it was just awesome.


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