Bastille Day is a 2016 action film directed by James Watkins and written by Andrew Baldwin. The film stars Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Charlotte Le Bon, Eriq Ebouaney and José Garcia. The film was released in the United Kingdom on April 22, 2016, by StudioCanal.
A young con artist and former CIA agent embark on an anti-terrorist mission in France.
On November 11, 2013, Idris Elba joined the cast of the film. On May 18, 2014, Focus Features acquired United States distribution rights to the film. On October 2, 2014, Richard Madden joined the cast. Principal photography began on October 13, 2014, in Paris, and ended on December 17, 2014.