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Oscar Isaac is on the hunt for Ben Kingsley in Nazi thriller ‘Operation Finale’

Photo: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures

Operation Finale is a true story follows the 1960 covert mission of legendary Mossad agent Peter Malkin (Oscar Isaac) as he infiltrates Argentina and captures Adolf Eichmann (Oscar winner Ben Kingsley), the Nazi officer who masterminded the transportation logistics that brought millions of innocent Jews to their deaths in concentration camps.

The film is directed by Chris Weitz (About a Boy) and written by Matthew Orton featuring a cast that includes Mélanie Laurent (Inglourious Basterds), Lior Raz (the upcoming Mary Magdalene), Nick Kroll (Loving), Joe Alwyn (the upcoming Boy Erased), Haley Lu Richardson (Colombia), Greta Scacchi (The Player) and Pêpê Rapazote (Netflix’s Narcos).

MGM will release Operation Finale on September 14th, 2018. Here is the trailer.

Photo: Valeria Florini / Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures

About Erik Anderson

Erik thanks his mother for his love of all things Oscar, having watched the Academy Awards together since he was in the single digits; making lists, rankings and predictions throughout the show. This led him down the path to obsessing about awards. Much later, he found himself at GoldDerby, led by Tom O’Neill and then migrated over to Oscarwatch (now AwardsDaily), headed up by Sasha Stone before breaking off to create AwardsWatch. He is a member of the International Cinephile Society, GALECA (The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics), the International Press Academy and is the founder/owner of AwardsWatch.

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