"The Last Thing He Wanted" is a 2020 political thriller film directed by Dee Rees.
The starring cast includes Anne Hathaway as Elena McMahon, Ben Affleck as Treat Morrison, Rosie Perez as Alma Guerrero, Edi Gathegi as Jones, Willem Dafoe as Dick McMahon, Mel Rodriguez as Barry Sedlow, Toby Jones as Paul Schuster, Onata Aprile as Cat McMahon, Carlos Leal as Max Epperson aka Bob Weir, Ben Chase as Max Berquist and others.

Here are "The Last Thing He Wanted" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for The Last Thing He Wanted movie?

Netflix on Thursday, January 23, 2020 released the trailer for "The Last Thing He Wanted" you can watch here:
The Last Thing He Wanted | Official Trailer | Anne Hathaway & Ben Affleck New Movie | Netflix.

Plot summary

What is The Last Thing He Wanted movie plot?

Here is a short review of "The Last Thing He Wanted" movie plot summary.

A journalist for the fictitious Atlanta Post stops her coverage of the 1984 U.S. Presidential election to care for her dying father. In the process, she inherits his position as an arms dealer for Central America, and learns of the Iran - Contra affair.


Who plays who in the The Last Thing He Wanted movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "The Last Thing He Wanted" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Anne Hathaway  as Elena McMahon
Ben Affleck  as Treat Morrison
Rosie Perez  as Alma Guerrero
Edi Gathegi  as Jones
Willem Dafoe  as Dick McMahon
Mel Rodriguez  as Barry Sedlow
Toby Jones  as Paul Schuster
Onata Aprile  as Cat McMahon
Carlos Leal  as Max Epperson aka Bob Weir
Ben Chase  as Max Berquist
Julian Gamble  as Secretary George Shultz
Robert Sedgwick  as Stuart James (as Rob Sedgwick)
Bill Kelly  as General Gus Sharp (as Billy Kelly)
David Vadim  as Buck Pearson
César Galindez  as Red Truck Driver (as Cesar Galindez)
Diomedes Rodriguez  as Glistening Boy
Casiano Ancalle  as Elderly Campesino Leader (as Casiano Ancalle Choque)
Lee Markham  as Tarmac Secret Service Agent
Betty Jeune  as Female Reporter #1
Laura Niemi  as Olivia
James Scully  as Sloppy Reporter
Danny Loecken  as Smoking Reporter (as Robert Daniel Loecken)
Adam Hose  as Young Male Reporter
J. Scott Browning  as Suited Man #1 (as Jeremy Scott Browning)
DeVere Jehl  as Suited Man #2 (as Devere Jehl)
Dylan Wilson Barnes  as Campaign Sound Tech
Ed Berliner  as Moderator
Charles Gemmill  as Ronald Reagan
Barbara Andres  as Helena Shultz
Sewell Whitney  as Campaign Lackey
Jené  as Delia (as Jené Hernandez)
Sarah Tolan-Mee  as Michelle
Janayra Reyes  as Nurse #1
Sandra Rodriguez  as Day Nurse
Yetta Gottesman  as Night Nurse
Romain Gateau  as Miami Neighbor
Antonio De Leo  as Young Resident
Luis Echeverri  as Bait Shack Owner
Brian Rechkemmer  as Male Nurse
Josette Pagan  as Kitty
Juan Carlos Diaz  as Paladin (as Juan Carlo Diaz)
Aurelio Lima  as Drunken Soldier (as Aurelio Lima Diaz)
Camilo Torres  as Soccer Player #1
Yasiel Trinidad  as Soccer Player #2
Marcos Ramos  as FSLN Checkpoint Soldier
Sulma Hernandez  as Lone Woman
Maurim E. Chiclana Andino  as Telefonico Cashier
Maria Ruperto  as Colonial Attendant
Norman Santiago  as Shady Taxi Driver
Axel Cintrón  as Immigration Officer (as Axel Cintron)
Mariel Pabon  as Maid
Francisco Viñolo  as Airport Passerby
Kira Kirk  as Consular Greeter
Jason Lumberjack Johnson  as Wayne (as Jason Johnson)
Matt Minich  as Marine
Christopher Paez Rivera  as Mercenary #1 (as Christopher Paez)
Michael Biggam  as Mercenary #2
Norman Grant  as Taxi Driver Antigua Airport
Ivan Llanos  as Dashing Young Man - Paul's Guest
Abraham Henderson  as Intercon Bartender
Julio Gaston  as Coconut Boy
Ndsettia Argyle  as Vendor Woman
Michael Ray Davis  as Committee Member #1 (as Michael Ray David)
Lee Poehlman  as Committee Member #2
Florent Gateau  as French Intelligence Boss

Release date

When is The Last Thing He Wanted movie release date?

"The Last Thing He Wanted" movie release date was scheduled to be on January 27, 2020 (Sundance) and on February 21, 2020 (United States) distributing by Netflix.


What are The Last Thing He Wanted filming details?

The duration of the film is 115 minutes.

"The Last Thing He Wanted" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Principal photography began in June 2018 in Puerto Rico.


What are critics and audiences saying about The Last Thing He Wanted movie?

"The Last Thing He Wanted" movie got low rating from critics. IMDB rating is 4.3/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 5/100.

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