Assassin's Creed (2016)
Assassin's Creed SynopsisA bartender is captured by a large corporation and is forced into a machine, named "The Animus", allowing him to relive the memories of his ancestors -- Most of whom are Assassins -- to retrieve powerful and dangerous artifacts.
Assassin's Creed Release Date
In Theaters December 21, 2016
Assassin's Creed Credits
Starring: Michael Fassbender
Written by: Michael Lesslie, Bill Collage, and Adam Cooper
Directed by: Justin Kurzel
Produced by: Michael Fassbender, Conor McCaughan, Jean-Julien Baronnet, and Frank Marshall
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