MAN ON FIRE

(2004)

Run time: 2h 26min | Action, Drama | Released: April 21, 2004 (USA)

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In a Mexico City wracked by a recent wave of kidnappings, ex-CIA operative John Creasy (Denzel Washington) reluctantly accepts a job as a bodyguard for 9-year-old Lupita (Dakota Fanning), the daughter of wealthy businessman Samuel Ramos (Marc Anthony). Just as Creasy begins to develop a fondness for the young girl, a bloodthirsty gunman (Jesús Ochoa) kidnaps her. Now, Creasy must pick off a succession of corrupt cops and criminals to reach his ultimate object of vengeance.

Director: Tony Scott

Writer(s): A.J. Quinnell (novel), Brian Helgeland (screenplay)

Starring: Denzel Washington, Christopher Walken, Dakota Fanning

Estimated budget:

$70 million

U.S. Box office:

$77,911,774

Foreign Box office:

$52,381,940

Worldwide Sales:

$130,293,714 

Widest Release:

2,986 Theaters

 

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