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Posted by : Pinoy Screen and Stage Sunday, January 1, 2017
Callum Lynch, a convicted criminal, gets rescued by Abstergo industries before his death sentence is carried out. Dr. Sophia Rikkin, the head scientist of this company which is Templar order's modern day reincarnation, revives the memories of his forefather, Aguilar de Nerha, so they can
find out more about the Apple of Eden.
Opens on January 4
Production Company: Jean-Julien Baronett, Gerard Guillernot, et al.
Distribution: 20th Century Fox
Written by: Michael Leslie, Adam Cooper, and Bill Collage
Directed by: Justin Kurzel
Cast: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson, Charlotte Rampling,
and Michael K. Williams
> The film's budget was $125 million even though it wasn't produced by a major studio.
> Pre-production started as early as Feb. 12, 2015.
> Aymar Azaiza, head of gaming content at Ubisoft (producer of the game) clarified that this is just set in that universe but features brand new characters.