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Director: Michael Bay (Dir)
Release Date:   1998
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 1 Jul 1998; New York opening: week of 1 Jul 1998
Duration (in mins):   151
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Cast:   Bruce Willis (Harry S. Stamper)  
    Billy Bob Thornton (Dan Truman)  
    Liv Tyler (Grace Stamper)  
    Ben Affleck (A. J. Frost)  
    Will Patton (Chick)  


Production Company: Touchstone Pictures  
Distribution Company: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution  
Director: Michael Bay (Dir)
Producer: Jerry Bruckheimer (Prod)
  Gale Ann Hurd (Prod)
  Michael Bay (Prod)
Writer: Jonathan Hensleigh (Scr)
  J. J. Abrams (Scr)
  Robert Roy Pool (Story)
  Jonathan Hensleigh (Story)
Photography: John Schwartzman (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Michael White (Prod des)
Film Editor: Mark Goldblatt (Film ed)
  Chris Lebenzon (Film ed)
  Glen Scantlebury (Film ed)
Music: Trevor Rabin (Mus)
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Country: United States
Language: English

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Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Touchstone Pictures 8/7/1998 dd/mm/yyyy PA868454

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Genre: Adventure
  Science fiction
Sub-Genre: Action


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   1 Jul 1998   p. 1.
New York Times   1 Jul 1998   p. 1.
Variety   29 Jun 1998   pp. 37-38.

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