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The Getaway
Directed by:
Roger Donaldson

Released on February 11 of 1994 in the USA, "The Getaway" (also known as "Getaway") is an Action/Adventure/Crime/Drama/Romance/Thriller film directed by Roger Donaldson, and written by Walter Hill (screenplay) , starring Alec Baldwin, Kim Basinger, Michael Madsen, James Woods, David Morse and Jennifer Tilly.

Choosing between love and money is one thing. Getting away with both is something else

Who is the director of "The Getaway":

The Getaway was directed by Roger Donaldson, an Australian director, producer, and writer.

Before making The Getaway, Roger Donaldson had directed White Sands, released in 1992, Cadillac Man (1990), Cocktail (1988), No Way Out (1987), Marie (1985), and The Bounty (1984). Since, he directed Species, released in 1995, Dante's Peak (1997), The Recruit (2003), The Bank Job (2008), Seeking Justice (2011), and The November Man (2014).

What was the release date of "The Getaway":

The Getaway was first released in the United States on Friday, February 11, 1994. Also released on Friday, February 11, 1994 have been Blank Check (dir. Rupert Wainwright) and My Girl 2 (dir. Howard Zieff). This was twenty-five (25) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, July 01, 1994 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, April 06, 1994 in France; Thursday, April 14, 1994 in Germany; Friday, September 23, 1994 in Spain and on Thursday, May 12, 1994 in Australia.

What is the cast of "The Getaway":

At the casting of The Getaway we find Alec Baldwin, previously seen in Malice (1993) and Glengarry Glen Ross (1992); Kim Basinger (The Real McCoy (1993), Cool World (1992)); Michael Madsen (Money for Nothing (1993), Free Willy (1993)) [ more... ]

  • Richard Farnsworth and Kim Basinger, Michael Madsen also appeared together in The Natural, released in 1984.
  • James Woods and Michael Madsen also appeared together in Straight Talk, released in 1992.
  • Jennifer Tilly and Michael Madsen can both be seen in The Doors, released in 1991.
  • Jennifer Tilly and James Woods also appeared together in Play It to the Bone, released in 1999.

What is the Storyline of "The Getaway":

Carter "Doc" McCoy (Baldwin) and his wife Carol (Basinger) are taking target practice with pistols when Rudy (Madsen) arrives to propose they break a Mexican drug lord's nephew out of jail for a $300,000 payment. The job is successful, but it turns out the drug lord only wanted his nephew out to kill him.

Rudy is waiting with a getaway plane, but sees police cars and leaves Doc behind. After a year in a Mexican jail, Doc will do anything to get out so he sends Carol to a mob boss (Woods) who is [...]

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