Assassin's Creed Movie

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Who's Involved:

Adam Cooper, Brian Gleeson, Justin Kurzel, Frank Marshall, Michael K. Williams, Patrick Crowley, Gérard Guillemot, Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Brendan Gleeson, Jeremy Irons, Jean-Julien Baronnet, Denis Menochet, Bill Collage, Matias Varela, Arnon Milchan, Didier Lupfer, Ariane Labed, Coco König, Conor McCaughan, Carlos Bardem

Release Date:

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 Nationwide

intense sequences of violence and action, thematic elements and brief strong language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day.

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Who stars in Assassin's Creed: Cast List

... Desmond Miles

Kneecap, X-Men: First Class  

Allied, Lee  

Joker: Folie à Deux, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I  

... Alan Rikkin

The Beekeeper, The Lion King  

The Souvenir Part II, Flux Gourmet  

Point Break, Easy Money  

The Beasts, Special Forces  


... Abstergo Orderly


... Young Joseph

mother!, Hellboy  

The Gambler, Surrounded  

Who's making Assassin's Creed: Crew List

A look at the Assassin's Creed behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Justin Kurzel last directed Nitram and True History of the Kelly Gang. The film's writer Bill Collage last wrote Sleeping Dogs and The Transporter Refueled.


Jean-Julien Baronnet
Patrick Crowley
Michael Fassbender
Gérard Guillemot
Didier Lupfer

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Production: What we know about Assassin's Creed?

Key Facts

  1. The film was set to open August 7, 2015 but won't be ready in time, so it was pushed to 2016 (Variety, 9/18/14).
  2. Based on the popular video game of the same name.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2016 - October: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2016 - January: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2013 - June: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    The script has gone through several rewrites, while the production itself has grappled with scheduling issues. Pushed to 2016.

  4. 2012 - October: The film was set to Development  status.

    Ubisoft Motion Pictures will develop the film in close collaboration with New Regency. Writing of the screenplay begins immediately and the project is being fast tracked as the creative pieces come together, while allowing Ubisoft to maintain control of key elements of the movie’s creative direction.

  5. 2011 - October: The film was set to Development  status.

    Ubisoft has been shopping the property around Hollywood over the last several months. Sony PiCtures is in final negotiations to adapt and distribute the pic.

  6. 2011 - May: The film was set to Announced  status.

Assassin's Creed Release Date: When was the film released?

Assassin's Creed was a Nationwide release in 2016 on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including Sing, Passengers and Patriots Day.

Assassin's Creed DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Assassin's Creed was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 .

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