AMERICAN ASSASIN || Michael Keaton leads this political thriller about a young CIA black ops recruit, played by Dylan O’Brien (The Maze Runner and Deepwater Horizon) who wants revenge on a terrorist group following the loss of his girlfriend to a terrorist attack. Keaton plays a hellbent Cold War veteran who is assigned to train O’Brien’s Mitch Rapp. The film is based on a novel series by the deceased Vince Flynn, which consists of fifteen stories, which were continued following Flynn’s death in 2013 due to prostate cancer. Director Michael Cuesta (Kill The Messenger) takes on the first of these stories with Taylor Kitsch and Sanaa Lathan co-starring.
Release Date: September 15, 2017
Directed By: Michael Cuesta
Studio: Lionsgate Films