American Made Parent Guide A tough job. Release date May 9, 2019 When Barry Seal (Tom Cruise) goes looking for a job, the only pilot gig he can land is one with the CIA -- but they want him to run drugs. Why is American Made rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated American Made Not Rated News About "American Made" Cast and Crew American Made is directed by Doug Liman and stars Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Jesse Plemons . American Made was formerly titled Mena.