Overview

American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike, a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe, is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknownst to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, lethal sleeper agent. In the blink of an eye, as his secret past comes back to haunt him, Mike is thrust into the middle of a deadly government operation and is forced to summon his inner action-hero in order to survive.

  1. Nima Nourizadeh

    Director

  2. Max Landis

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jesse Eisenberg

    Jesse Eisenberg

    Mike Howell

  2. Kristen Stewart

    Kristen Stewart

    Phoebe Larson

  3. Topher Grace

    Topher Grace

    Adrian Yates

  4. Connie Britton

    Connie Britton

    Victoria Lasseter

  5. Walton Goggins

    Walton Goggins

    Laugher

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American Ultra
American Ultra

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Status Released

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  • August 21, 2015
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget $28,000,000.00

Revenue $27,139,524.00

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