The story is a prequel to the video game Assassin's Creed II. It centers around the father of the game's main character, Ezio Auditore da Firenze. Giovanni is an assassin living during the ... See full summary »
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Song based on the themes of Assassin's Creed.

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When Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, he discovers he is a descendant of the secret Assassins society.

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Directors: Chris White, Larry White
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Director: Armand Mastroianni
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Director: Thomas P. Quigley
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 Giovanni Auditore (3 episodes, 2009)
Manuel Tadros ...
 Rodrigo Borgia (3 episodes, 2009)
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 Federico Auditore (3 episodes, 2009)
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 Ezio Auditore (3 episodes, 2009)
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 Lorenzo Medici (3 episodes, 2009)
Michel Perron ...
 Uberto Alberti (3 episodes, 2009)
Arthur Grosser ...
 Pope Sixtus IV (3 episodes, 2009)
Peter Miller ...
 Galleazzo Maria Sforza (3 episodes, 2009)
Harry Strandjofski ...
 Silvio Barbarigo / ... (3 episodes, 2009)
Frank Fontaine ...
 Marco Barbarigo (3 episodes, 2009)
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 Monk Maffei (3 episodes, 2009)
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 Maria Auditore (3 episodes, 2009)
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 Claudia Auditore (3 episodes, 2009)
Harry Standjofski ...
 Silvio Barbarigo (3 episodes, 2009)
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The story is a prequel to the video game Assassin's Creed II. It centers around the father of the game's main character, Ezio Auditore da Firenze. Giovanni is an assassin living during the Renaissance in 15th century Italy. At this dawn of a new era, a conspiracy is being plotted by one corrupt family to overthrow the powerful Medici family and destroy a unified Italy. As an assassin, Giovanni must face this threat and bring justice. The story introduces the situation before Assassin's Creed II, and the enemies of both characters. Written by Wikipedia

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interesting and cool
8 March 2010 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

It's a video made very well. At first i didn't know why they even bother to make this but after i seen it i understand the link between the first Assassin's Creed game and the new one (will be released soon, 09.03.2010 on the PC)

The atmosphere is surprisingly even better than in the game. The actors are fitting the role perfectly and the music is great. Search on IMDb, the main actor is really the one who gives life for the main character in the game. And the role made by him in the movie is flawless. If you're a fan of the game, you must see it.

Overall, the best short movie of the year.


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