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Assassination Nation (2018)

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After a malicious data hack exposes the secrets of the perpetually American town of Salem, chaos descents and four girls must fight to survive, while coping with the hack themselves.

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Sam Levinson

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Sam Levinson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Odessa Young ... Lily
Abra ... Em
Suki Waterhouse ... Sarah
Hari Nef ... Bex
Colman Domingo ... Principal Turrell
Danny Ramirez ... Diamond
Joel McHale ... Nick Mathers
Maude Apatow ... Grace
Cody Christian ... Johnny
Bill Skarsgård ... Mark
Cullen Moss ... Mayor Bartlett
Bella Thorne ... Reagan
Kelvin Harrison Jr. ... Mason
Anika Noni Rose ... Nance
Jeff Pope ... Officer Richter
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After a malicious data hack exposes the secrets of the perpetually American town of Salem, chaos descents and four girls must fight to survive, while coping with the hack themselves.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing bloody violence, strong sexual material including menace, pervasive language, and for drug and alcohol use - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Feature film debut of Abra and Hari Nef. See more »

Quotes

Lily: They tell you that if you're honest, and you say what you feel, then you'll get what you want. The truth is no one wants the real you. So you stop telling the truth. You lie to your friends. You lie to your family. You lie to everyone who says they love you for being you. Because guess what? They're lying too. They only want pieces and parts. They want to pick and choose. They want that laugh with that smile. That pic, with that confidence. That girl, with that willingness... but not her, not ...
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Referenced in Box Office: Episode dated 23 November 2018 (2018) See more »

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Grace
Written by Sevdaliza (as Sevda Alizadeh), Reynard K. Bargmann
Performed by Sevdaliza
Courtesy of Twisted Elegance
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22 January 2018 | by rodriguezjaceSee all my reviews

Was it the best film? No. But it's a fun movie, it goes more towards the teenagers, young adults but it's about a small town where everyone loses their minds and it's a fun storyline. If you're bored i definitely would watch this movie, it's not boring and it has good talented actors.

Bill is amazing, Bella is a great actress not focusing on her in the media, Cody Christian did his job, he isn't the best actor, but he's a good actor and i can see him in more roles soon.


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Release Date:

21 September 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,050,021, 23 September 2018

Gross USA:

$2,005,142

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,584,988
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2.39 : 1
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