Assassin's Creed is a 2016 action adventure film based on the video game franchise of the same name. The film is directed by Justin Kurzel; and written by Michael Lesslie, Adam Cooper and Bill Collage. The cast of Assassin's Creed includes Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson, Charlotte Rampling and Michael K. Williams.
The film is set in the same universe as the video games but features an original story that extends the series' mythology, taking place during the Spanish Inquisition. The shooting of film started in August 2015 and finished up in January 2016. 20th Century Fox released the movie on 21 December 2016 in the United States and France under the production banners of Regency Enterprises, Ubisoft Entertainment, New Regency Pictures, Ubisoft Motion Pictures, DMC Film and The Kennedy/Marshall Company.