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The Rock is a american film of genre Thriller directed by Michael Bay released in USA on 7 june 1996 with Sean Connery

The Rock (1996)

The Rock
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Released in USA 7 june 1996
Length 2h16
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Thriller,    Action,    Adventure
Rating73% 3.6984953.6984953.6984953.6984953.698495

The Rock is a 1996 American action film that primarily takes place on Alcatraz Island and in the San Francisco Bay Area. It was directed by Michael Bay, produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer and stars Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage and Ed Harris. The film is dedicated to Simpson, who died five months before its release. The film received generally favorable reviews from critics and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing at the 69th Academy Awards.

Synopsis

A group of rogue U.S. Force Recon Marines, led by disenchanted Brigadier General Frank Hummel and his adjutant Major Tom Baxter, seize a stockpile of deadly VX gas–armed M55 rockets. The next day, Hummel and his men seize control of Alcatraz Island and take several tourists hostage. Hummel threatens to launch the rockets against San Francisco unless the government pays $100 million from a military slush fund, which he will distribute to his men and the families of Recon Marines who died on clandestine missions under his command and whose deaths were not compensated.

Actors

Sean Connery

(John Patrick Mason)
Nicolas Cage

(Dr. Stanley Goodspeed)
Ed Harris

(Brigadier General Francis X. Hummel, USMC)
Michael Biehn

(Commander Charles Anderson)
William Forsythe

(Special Agent Ernest Paxton)
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