• Operation Finale (2018)

Operation Finale

Release Date: August 29th, 2018

PG-13 |2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary

Fifteen years after the end of World War II, a team of top-secret Israeli agents travels to Argentina to track down Adolf Eichmann, the Nazi officer who masterminded the transportation logistics that brought millions of innocent Jews to their deaths in concentration camps. Hoping to sneak him out of the country to stand trial, agent Peter Malkin soon finds himself playing a deadly game of cat and mouse with the notorious war criminal.

Cast: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent, Lior Raz, Nick Kroll, Michael Aronov, Ohad Knoller, Greg Hill

Director: Chris Weitz

Genres: Historical drama , Thriller

Production Co: Automatik Entertainment

Distributors: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: 1960s , Office , Rivalry , Tense , House , Pursuit , Soldier , Escape , Emotional , Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    John AndersonWall Street Journal

    A serviceable thriller, kind of an “Argo” in Argentina, replete with ornate preparations, plans gone awry and narrow escapes. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Isaac and Kingsley bring quite a bit to Orton's dialogue, sometimes seeming to mean it at face value and sometimes inviting skepticism. show more

  • 50
    Simi HorwitzFilm Journal International

    Given the magnitude and complexity of the topic, an entertaining film is almost irrelevant, at moments trivializing. This particular story cries out to be viewed through a new, fresh lens. Otherwise, why are we hearing it? Why now? show more

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