American Assassin

September 14, 2017

Director: Michael Cuesta; Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan; Genre: Action, Thriller; Age: +16; Time: 111min

American Assassin follows the rise of Mitch Rapp, a CIA black ops recruit under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair is then enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on both military and civilian targets. Together the three discover a pattern in the violence leading them to a joint mission with a lethal Turkish agent to stop a mysterious operative intent on starting a World War.