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"Rock" is an Action/Thriller film written by Douglas Cook (story) and Mark Rosner (screenplay), released in the USA on June 07 of 1996 , starring Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris, John Spencer, David Morse, William Forsythe and Michael Biehn.

When was "Rock" released:

Rock was initally released in the United States on Friday, June 07, 1996. Also released on Friday, June 07, 1996 has been Emma (dir. Douglas McGrath). This was twenty-three (23) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 21, 1996 in the United Kingdom; Friday, June 07, 1996 in Canada; Wednesday, July 31, 1996 in France; Thursday, July 11, 1996 in Germany; Friday, August 30, 1996 in Italy; Thursday, August 08, 1996 in Spain; Thursday, July 25, 1996 in Australia and on Saturday, September 14, 1996 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Rock":

At the casting of Rock we find Nicolas Cage, previously seen in Leaving Las Vegas (1995) and Kiss of Death (1995); Ed Harris (Eye for an Eye (1996), Nixon (1995)); John Spencer (Forget Paris (1995), Cafe Society (1995)) [ more... ]

  • Brendan Kelly and Nicolas Cage, Greg Collins also worked together in Con Air, released in 1997.
  • Michael Biehn and Jim Maniaci also appeared together in Timebomb, released in 1991.
  • Nicolas Cage and Greg Collins also appeared together in Gone in Sixty Seconds, released in 2000.

What is the Storyline of "Rock":

A group of rogue Force Reconnaissance Marines led by disenchanted brigadier general Francis Hummel (Ed Harris) seize a stockpile of deadly VX gas-armed rockets from a heavily guarded military bunker, reluctantly leaving one of their men to die in the process. The next day, Hummel and his men seize control of Alcatraz Island during a guided tour and take 81 tourists hostage in the prison cells. Hummel then threatens the Pentagon with launching the stolen rockets against the population of San Francisco unless [...]

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