Year: 2017

Original Title: American Assassin

Country: USA

Length: 111 minutes

Genre: Action, Thriller

Studios: Lionsgate, CBS Films

Distributor: Lionsgate

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Release Dates

United Kingdom: September 14 2017

United States: September 15 2017


Ranking: 84 out of 12,898 movies (up 23)


4.9 by 6 media


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Mitch Rapp lost his parents when he was only fourteen years-old in a terrible car accident. Tragedy reached his life again when, years later, his fiancee is murdered in a terrorist attack. Wanting his revenge, Rapp enlists the CIA under the watchful eye of Irene Kennedy to undergo black operations. The experienced agent Stan Hurley will be the one instructing and guiding Rapp on this new phase of his live. When both investigate about the murderers, apparently random, of various civilians and military, they will find out a pattern designed to create a new World War in the Middle East. To avoid it, they will have to lead an operation with a deadly turkish secret agent to stop the tragedy.


Cast American Assassin

Dylan O'Brien

Mitch Rapp

Michael Keaton

Stan Hurley

Sanaa Lathan

Irene Kennedy



Trivia American Assassin

'Asesino: misión venganza' es el onceavo libro de la saga escrita por Vince Flynn, sin embargo, es el primero en orden cronológico. En un principio el director Antoine Fuqua iba a ser el encargado de dirigirla La decisión de escoger a un actor joven como Dylan O'Brien para el papel fue debido a que buscaban a alguien de poca a edad para que fuera creciendo en supuestas futuras entregas de la saga.