American Assassin Research Paper

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1. American Assassin And yet another book becomes a Hollywood flick. Director Michael Cuesta brings Vince Flynn’s novel American Assassin on screen with Dylan O’Brien as Mitch Rapp. The performance of the cast salvages what is otherwise a cliché spy thriller. Plot Mitch Rapp’s life is shaken when his girlfriend is killed in a terrorist attack on the day he proposed her. Months later, Rapp establishes contact with the terror cell and is invited over to their base where he plans to kill the mastermind. However, he is denied vengeance as a CIA team ambushes the group. CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy, played by Sanaa Lather, then recruits Rapp and places him with Black Ops cell Orion…show more content…
Crack Runtime: 2hrs 23mins Rated: A Vinod Prabhakaran returns from his sabbatical in and as Crack. Action, romance, comedy, suspense, whatever suits your taste Ramnarayan has it all in his movie. Whether the cocktail is worth the sip is questionable. Plot Prabhakaran plays the role of Crack, an encounter specialist called so by everyone who knows him because he is crack. One day, Crack is transferred from Hubbali to Bangalore to solve a murder case which involves a serial killer. The killings seem unrelated and unmotivated at first and keep happening more frequently with time. To make matters worse, the miscreant seems to have his love interest, played by Akanksha, on the hit list. Will Crack crack the case in time? Analysis On the one hand, the movie manages to keep the suspense regarding the murderer’s true identity till the end, but at the same time,there is so much distraction from the comedic sequences that the audience might even stop caring by the end. The action sequences are repeats of every Indian action movie filled with slow motion and an unbeatable hero. There are however some witty jokes here and there, and the songs are good. Prabhakaran is entertaining to
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