The American
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2010
Director: Anton Corbijn
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 025192-053733
Running time: 1:45 (105 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim, Slip Cover
Format: 2.40:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: December 28, 2010
Collection type: Owned (#4150)
Status: Available
Purchase date: October 31, 2014
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Academy Award® winner* George Clooney is The American in this sexy suspense thriller from director Anton Corbijn. After a job ends more violently than expected, Jack (Clooney) retreats to the Italian countryside and accepts one last assignment to construct a deadly weapon for a mysterious contact. But when he pursues a relationship with a beautiful local woman, he may be tempting fate by stepping out of the shadows. Jack soon finds himself in an escalating battle to escape from his secretive past, in the film critics are calling "****! Riveting and irresistible!" (JOE NEUMAIER, NY Daily News)

*2005 Best Supporting Actor, Syriana
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Genres
Drama
Suspense/Thriller
Crime
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Focus Features
 • This is That / Greenlit
 • Smokehouse
Media Companies:
 • Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
Spanish  DTS 5.1
French  DTS 5.1
Audio Descriptive  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • BD-Live
 • Digital Copy
 • pocket BLU, uHEAR
Crew
Direction
Anton Corbijn....Director
Writing
Martin Booth....Original Material By
Rowan Joffe....Screenwriter
Production
Enzo Sisti....Executive Producer
Anne Carey....Producer
Jill Green....Producer
Ann Wingate....Producer
Grant Heslov....Producer
George Clooney....Producer
Cinematography
Martin Ruhe....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Andrew Hulme....Film Editor
Music
Herbert Grönemeyer....Composer
Sound
Chris Munro....Production Sound Mixer
Paul Davies....Supervising Sound Editor
Paul Davies....Sound Designer
Andrew Stirk....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Jamie Roden....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Suttirat Anne Larlarb....Costume Designer
Mark Digby....Production Designer
Denis Schnegg....Art Director
Domenico Sica....Art Director
Christina Tucci....Costume Designer
Manlio Rocchetti....Make-up Artist
Federico Laurenti....Make-up Artist
Renato Agostini....Visual Effects
Louis Morin....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Modus
Yanick Wilisky....Visual Effects
 Sweden Unit
Sound
Paul Munro....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Nicolas Richard....Make-up Artist
Mikael Varhelyi....Art Director
Johan Harnesk....Visual Effects
Cast
George Clooney....Jack/Edward
Irina Bjorklund....Ingrid
Lars Hjelm....Hunter #1
Björn Granath....Hunter #2
Johan Leysen....Pavel
Paolo Bonacelli....Father Benedetto
Giorgio Gobbi....Man on Vespa
Silvana Bosi....Old Cheese Vendor
Thekla Reuten....Mathilda
Guido Palliggiano....Waiter (Market)
Samuli Vauramo....Young Swedish Man
Antonio Rampino....Postmaster
Violante Placido....Clara
Filippo Timi....Fabio
Ilaria Cramerotti....Hooker #2
Angelica Novak....Hooker #3
Isabelle Adriani....Hooker #1
Raffaele Serao....Barman (Town Square Bar)
Anna Foglietta....Anna
Sandro Dori....Waiter (Locanda Grapelli)