The Last Thing He Wanted (2019)

A journalist quits her newspaper job and becomes an arms dealer for a covert government agency.

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Dee Rees

Writers:

Joan Didion (novel), Dee Rees (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Updated: 12 August 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Ben Affleck
Anne Hathaway ... Elena McMahon
Willem Dafoe ... Richard McMahon
Toby Jones
Mel Rodriguez
Rosie Perez
Edi Gathegi
Onata Aprile ... Cat McMahon
Laura Niemi
Carlos Leal
David Vadim ... Buck Pearson
Steve Heinz ... Reagan Entourage
Yetta Gottesman ... Night Nurse
Ellen Marguerite Cullivan ... Driver / Reagan Supporter / Reporter-Secretary
Bill Kelly ... General Gus Sharp
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Storyline

A journalist quits her newspaper job and becomes an arms dealer for a covert government agency.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Puerto Rico

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Ben Affleck, Anne Hathaway, Willem Dafoe, & Rosie Perez have starred in a DC movie: Affleck is Bruce Wayne/Batman in the DCEU, Hathaway was Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Dafoe was Nuidis Vulko in Aquaman (2018), & Perez was Renee Montoya in Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020). Affleck and Dafoe are also known for being in Marvel films: Affleck played Matt Murdock in Daredevil and Dafoe player Norman Osborn/Green Goblin in the Spider-Man Trilogy. See more »

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