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Assassin's Creed Director Justin Kurzel on Practical Effects

Collider: When it comes to making a potentially franchise-starting adaptation of an immensely popular video game series, the director of the unrelentingly bleak true-life drama Snowtown Murders doesn’t immediately come to mind. But as Ubisoft and 20th Century Fox starting rolling forward on their Assassin’s Creed movie, that’s exactly who they went for, setting Justin Kurzel to take the helm of this incredibly ambitious film. Of course it helped that Kurzel had just worked with producer/star Michael Fassbender on the haunting Macbeth, but the hiring of this particular filmmaker signaled that Assassin’s Creed has the potential to be something very, very different from your standard franchise play.

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