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Released on August 07 of 2009 in the USA, "The Taking of Pelham 123" is an Action/Thriller film directed by Tony Scott . John Travolta is starring, alongside Luis Guzmán, Victor Gojcaj, Gbenga Akinnagbe, John Turturro and James Gandolfini.
Who directed "The Taking of Pelham 123":
The Taking of Pelham 123 was directed by Tony Scott, an English producer, director, actor, cinematographer, and writer.
Before making The Taking of Pelham 123, Tony Scott had directed Deja Vu, released in 2006, Domino (2005), Man on Fire (2004), Spy Game (2001), Enemy of the State (1998), and The Fan (1996). Since, he directed Unstoppable, released in 2010.
What was the release date of "The Taking of Pelham 123":
The Taking of Pelham 123 was first released in the United States on Friday, August 07, 2009. Also released on this day were G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra (dir. Stephen Sommers), Shorts (dir. Robert Rodriguez), Julie & Julia, and Cold Souls. This was nine (9) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, July 24, 2009 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 22, 2009 in France; Thursday, September 10, 2009 in Germany; Friday, August 28, 2009 in Spain and on Thursday, July 23, 2009 in Australia.
What is the casting of "The Taking of Pelham 123":
At the casting of The Taking of Pelham 123 we find John Travolta, previously seen in Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey (2009) and Bolt (2008); Luis Guzmán (Fighting (2009), Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)); Victor Gojcaj (Unstoppable (2010)) [ more... ]
- Michael Rispoli and John Travolta, James Gandolfini can all be seen in Lonely Hearts, released in 2006.
- Luis Guzmán and James Gandolfini also appeared together in Mr. Wonderful, released in 1993.
- James Gandolfini and John Travolta also appeared together in A Civil Action, released in 1998.
- John Benjamin Hickey and John Travolta also appeared in The General's Daughter, released in 1999.
What is the Storyline of "The Taking of Pelham 123":
In The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3, Denzel Washington stars as New York City subway dispatcher Walter Garber, whose ordinary day is thrown into chaos by an audacious crime: the hijacking of a subway train. John Travolta stars as Ryder, the criminal mastermind who, as leader of a highly-armed gang of four, threatens to execute the trains passengers unless a large ransom is paid within one hour. As the tension mounts beneath his feet, Garber employs his vast knowledge of the subway system in a battle to outwit Ryder and save the hostages. But theres one riddle Garber can't solve: even if the thieves get the money, how can they possibly escape?
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