Black Hawk Down2001
"Black Hawk Down" is an Action/Drama/History/War film directed by Ridley Scott, and written by Ken Nolan (screenplay), released on December 18 of 2001 in the USA , starring Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, Eric Bana, William Fichtner and Ewen Bremner.
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Who directed "Black Hawk Down":
Black Hawk Down was directed by Ridley Scott, an English producer, director, and writer.
Before Black Hawk Down, Ridley Scott had directed Hannibal, released in 2001, Gladiator (2000), G.I. Jane (1997), White Squall (1996), 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992), and Thelma & Louise (1991). Since, he directed Matchstick Men, released in 2003, Kingdom of Heaven (2005), A Good Year (2006), American Gangster (2007), Body of Lies (2008), and Robin Hood (2010).
What was the release date of "Black Hawk Down":
Black Hawk Down was first released in the United States on Tuesday, December 18, 2001. Another film released on Tuesday, December 18, 2001 is Non ho sonno (dir. Dario Argento). This was seventeen (17) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, January 18, 2002 in Canada; Wednesday, February 20, 2002 in France; Thursday, October 10, 2002 in Germany; Friday, February 08, 2002 in Italy; Friday, February 22, 2002 in Spain; Thursday, February 21, 2002 in Australia and on Saturday, March 30, 2002 in Japan.
What is the casting of "Black Hawk Down":
At the casting of Black Hawk Down we find Josh Hartnett, previously seen in Town & Country (2001) and O (2001); Ewan McGregor (Moulin Rouge! (2001), Eye of the Beholder (1999)); Tom Sizemore (Pearl Harbor (2001), Red Planet (2000)) [ more... ]
- Josh Hartnett, Tom Sizemore, William Fichtner, Ewen Bremner, Kim Coates and Glenn Morshower also appeared in Pearl Harbor, released in 2001.
- Ewan McGregor, Kim Coates and Glenn Morshower also appeared in The Island, released in 2005.
- Tom Sizemore, William Fichtner and Jeremy Piven can be seen in Heat, released in 1995.
- Ewen Bremner and Ewan McGregor also worked together in Perfect Sense, released in 2011.
What is the Storyline of "Black Hawk Down":
In 1993, famine and civil war have gripped Somalia, resulting in over 300,000 civilian deaths and a major United Nations peacekeeping operation. With the bulk of the peacekeepers withdrawn, the Somali militia loyal to the warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid have declared war on the remaining U.N. personnel. In response, U.S. Army Rangers, Delta Force soldiers, and 160th SOAR aviators are deployed to Somalia to capture Aidid, who has proclaimed himself president of the country. To cement his power and subdue the [...]
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