American Made

On this episode of Coming Distractions, Jay and Micah sit down to discuss the 2017  biographical crime movie, American Made, starring Tom Cruise and directed by Doug Liman. Telling the story of Barry Seal, a commercial airline pilot who sense of adventure finds him being used by the CIA to inadvertently run guns into South America, and transport drugs for the  Medellin Cartel and Pablo Escobar.

The film is a fun ride with Tom Cruise at his best. The film co-stars Sarah Wright who plays Lucy Seal opposite Cruise, and Domhnall Gleeson as Monty Schafer, the secretive CIA agent. 


Tom Cruise as Barry Seal
Sarah Wright as Lucy Seal
Domhnall Gleeson as Monty Schafer
Jayma Mays as Dana Sibota
Jesse Plemons as Sheriff Downing
Lola Kirke as Judy Downing

Budget: $80M