Twenty three-year-old Mitch lost his parents to a tragic car accident at the age of fourteen, and his girlfriend to a terrorist attack just as they were engaged. Seeking revenge, he is enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy as a black ops recruit. Kennedy then assigns Cold War veteran Stan Hurley to train Mitch. Together they will later on investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets. The discovery of a pattern in the violence leads them to a joint mission with a lethal Turkish agent to stop a mysterious operative intent on starting a world war in the Middle East.
Director: Michael Cuesta
Writers: Stephen Schiff, Michael Finch, Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz
Stars: Dylan O'Brien, Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan
Alamo Drafthouse Q&A with Dylan O'Brien and Taylor Kitsch
An interview discussion on the production with stars Dylan O'Brien and Taylor Kitsch recorded after a special screening.
Target Acquired: Creating an American Assassin
Standard EPK-like piece with cast & crew interviews, plot summary, film clips and lots of BTS footage.
Finding Mitch Rapp: Dylan O'Brien
O'Brien talks about the character from the book series and his history.
Transfer of Power: Hurley and Ghost
Kitsch returns with costar Michael Keaton to chat about the turbulent relationship and history of their respective characters.
Weaponized: Training and Stunts
Closer look at the fight & action choreography and the extensive training actors went through, featuring a few words with O'Brien and Keaton.
In the Field: Locations
Discussion on the filming locations showing the amount of prep work done.