Now showing on cable: “The American”

The last of the movies stuck in my DVR limbo since I went to Comic-Con is “The American”, which made it’s debut on Cinemax a week or so ago.

George Clooney stars as a hit man who needs a woman.

The film begins with his cover being blown and him having to flee hiding. He winds up in Rome, where he picks up a job crafting a high powered sniper rifle for a female assassin.

Along the way, he hires a whore who he winds up falling for, and a priest whom he befriends.

The end.

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