“What the fuck is going on?” mutters Michael Fassbender’s character through clenched teeth, reasonably early on in the course of this interminable film, based on the lucrative video game series Assassin’s Creed.
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The camera pans along what appears to be a Parisian street into a vast square thronging with chanting crowds. On a rooftop a mysterious figure watches as the excitement below reaches fever pitch; and then a dramatic shot of the guillotine as the blade drops.