American Ultra Movie

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Who's Involved:

Bill Pullman, Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg, Uma Thurman, Topher Grace, Walton Goggins, Max Landis, Tony Hale, Nima Nourizadeh

Release Date:

Friday, August 21, 2015 (Nationwide)

Rating: R

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

An action comedy about Mike (Eisenberg), a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe (Stewart), is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknownst to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, lethal sleeper agent. In the blink of an eye, as his secret past comes back to haunt him, Mike is thrust into the middle of a deadly government operation and is forced to summon his inner action-hero in order to survive.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making American Ultra

A look at the American Ultra behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Nima Nourizadeh last directed Project X and The Tracking of a Russian Spy. The film's writer Max Landis last wrote Shadow in the Cloud and Bright.


Max Landis




Production Company

PalmStar Media Capital

Production: What we know about American Ultra

Key Facts

  1. Re-teams Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg five years after they starred in Greg Mottola's Adventureland.

Filming Timeline

On or about May 2, 2015, the film was in Completed status.

On or about June 21, 2014, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about April 15, 2014, the film was in Production status.

Production began April 14, 2014 in New Orleans.

On or about April 6, 2014, the film was in Pre-Production status.

On or about November 17, 2013, the film was in Pre-Production status.

Shooting set for April 2014.

American Ultra Release Date: When was it released?

American Ultra was released in 2015 on Friday, August 21, 2015 (Nationwide release). There were 11 other movies released on the same date, including Hitman: Agent 47, Sinister 2 and Some Kind Of Beautiful.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Friday, August 21, 2015
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