The American

The American (2010)

  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2010-08-31
  • User Rating: 5.9/10 from 1287 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Twins Financing
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Anton Corbijn
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Dispatched to a small Italian town to await further orders, assassin Jack embarks on a double life that may be more relaxing than is good for him.

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  • George Clooney

    as Jack / Edward
  • Violante Placido

    as Clara
  • Thekla Reuten

    as Mathilde
  • Paolo Bonacelli

    as Father Benedetto
  • Johan Leysen

    as Pavel
  • Irina Björklund

    as Ingrid
  • Lars Hjelm

    as Hunter #1
  • Björn Granath

    as Hunter #2
  • Giorgio Gobbi

    as Man on Vespa
  • Silvana Bosi

    as Old Cheese Vendor
  • Guido Palliggiano

    as Waiter (Market)
  • Samuli Vauramo

    as Young Swedish Man
  • Antonio Rampino

    as Postmaster
  • Filippo Timi

    as Fabio
  • Ilaria Cramerotti

    as Hooker #2
  • Angelica Novak

    as Hooker #3
  • Isabelle Adriani

    as Hooker #1
  • Lello Serao

    as Barman (Town Square Bar)
  • Anna Foglietta

    as Anna
  • Sandro Dori

    as Waiter (Locanda Grapelli)
  • Patrizio Pelizzi

    as Ferroviere
Directing Anton Corbijn Director
Writing Rowan Joffe Screenplay
Writing Martin Booth Novel
Production Anne Carey Producer
Production Jill Green Producer
Production Ann Wingate Producer
Production Grant Heslov Producer
Production George Clooney Producer
Production Enzo Sisti Executive Producer
Camera Martin Ruhe Director of Photography
Art Mark Digby Production Design
Editing Andrew Hulme Editor
Sound Herbert Grönemeyer Music
Costume & Make-Up Suttirat Anne Larlarb Costume Design
Production Béatrice Kruger Casting
Crew Franco Maria Salamon Stunt Coordinator
Production Erik Paoletti Unit Production Manager
Crew Lucie Graves Post Production Supervisor
Art Denis Schnegg Supervising Art Director
Art Domenico Sica Art Direction
Art Alessandro Santucci Assistant Art Director
Art Elisa Piccini Art Department Assistant
Art Michelle Day Set Decoration
Camera Martin Ruhe Camera Operator
Crew Alessandro Brambilla Second Unit Cinematographer
Camera Alessandro Brambilla Steadicam Operator
Directing Eleonora Baldwin Script Supervisor
Sound Chris Munro Production Sound Mixer
Sound Steve Finn Boom Operator
Costume & Make-Up Cristina Tucci Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Bruno de Santa Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Sonia Signoretti Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Elena Pascaniuc Seamstress
Costume & Make-Up Manlio Rocchetti Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Federico Laurenti Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Stefano Ceccarelli Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Samankta Mura Hairstylist
Lighting Julian White Gaffer
Crew Renato Agostini Special Effects Coordinator
Production Andrea Alunni Unit Manager
Production Norma Marie Mascia Production Coordinator
Writing Cristiano Donzelli Storyboard
Sound Andrew Stirk Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Jack Gillies Sound Effects Editor
Sound Jamie Roden Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Linda Gamble Unit Publicist
Camera Giles Keyte Still Photographer
Crew Daniele Abeille Transportation Coordinator
Sound Peter Clarke Music Editor
Art Antonio Fraulo Property Master
Sound Peter Shaw Dialogue Editor