Genre: Action adventure, Historic
Cast: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson and Michael K. Williams
Director: Justin Kurzel
Writer: Michael Lesslie, Adam Cooper and Bill Collage
Career criminal Callum Lynch is rescued from his own execution by Abstergo Industries, the modern-day incarnation of the Templar Order. He is forced to participate in the Animus Project and relive the memories of his ancestor Aguilar de Nerha, an Assassin in the time of the Spanish Inquisition. As Lynch continues to experience Aguilar's memories, he begins to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to confront the Templars, age-old enemies of the Assassin, in the present day.
"This is how a geek movie should be done." Violet LeVoit, AllMovie