Next movie we are going to discuss is called “Assassin’s Creed 2.” The continuation is again directed by Justin Kurzel. In the topic below, you will know all necessary information about the movie and also the answer to the question: “When is Assassin’s Creed 2 movie release date 2018?”
There is a little information about the continuation, we will add it to our site when it appears and till then we offer you to see ten interesting facts about the first part.
I almost forgot Assassin’s Creed 2 official release date in 2018 is planned for the first part of the year.
10 facts about the first part of the film “Assassin’s Creed”
- Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard starred in the previous project directed by Justin Kurzel, the picture “Macbeth.”
- Almost all the fighting scenes were performed by Michael Fassbender and Ariane Labed.
- Stuntman Damien Walters jumped from a height of 40 meters, the jump lasted about three seconds. This is one of the highest stunt jumps in the history of cinema in the last 35 years.
- The plot of the picture unfolds in the same universe as the events in the series of games “Assassin’s Creed,” but the film has an original script that does not repeat any plot of the games.
- The production of the Assassins’ suits took about three months, all of them handmade.
- The project was shot in Spain, Valletta (Malta), and London in Pinewood studio, where a model of the Abstergo complex was built specifically for the film. By the way, Pinewood also works on the James Bond films.
- Fassbender is not only the main person of the project but one of its producers. The actor took an active part in the work on the film until post production
- By the way, initially the duration of the picture was 2 hours and 20 minutes, but the final version was 1 hour and 48 minutes.
- Justin Kurzel wanted all events unfolding in medieval Spain to look not fantasy, but realistic in terms of history.
- The budget of the picture was 125 million dollars, the largest in the filmography of Kurzel. For comparison, the budget of “Macbeth” is $15,000,000. At the time of publication of the material, the world’s fees have already amounted to more than $ 88,000,000. Although after the premiere the film received mostly negative reviews from film critics.
In the United States, Assassin’s Creed 2 DVD release date is the first quarter of 2018.
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