Con Air

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Facts and Figures

Run time: 115 mins

In Theaters: Friday 6th June 1997

Box Office Worldwide: $224M

Budget: $75M

Distributed by: Disney

Production compaines: Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Kouf/Bigelow Productions, Touchstone Pictures

Reviews 2 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Fresh: 34 Rotten: 28

IMDB: 6.8 / 10

Cast & Crew


Starring: Nicolas Cage as Cameron Poe, John Cusack as Marshal Vince Larkin, John Malkovich as Cyrus Grissom, Ving Rhames as Nathan Jones, Nick Chinlund as William Bedford, Steve Buscemi as Garland Greene, Colm Meaney as Duncan Malloy, Rachel Ticotin as Sally Bishop, Dave Chappelle as Joe Parker, Mykelti Williamson as Mike O'Dell, Danny Trejo as Johnny Beca, M.C. Gainey as Swamp Thing, Steve Eastin as Guard Falzon, Renoly Santiago as Ramon Martinez, Monica Potter as Tricia Poe, Landry Allbright as Casey Poe

Con Air Movie Review

It's appalling to see good actors (John Malkovich, John Cusack) make utter fools of themselves. This is undoubtedly the worst film of both their careers. Nic Cage may not be at bottom here, but his performance is embarassing to the point of making you want to vomit. Steve Buscemi's smiling serial killer redeems the film somewhat, but how much fun can you have in a film that's about convicts skyjacking a plane and landing it a few times here and there as they try to escape the law. First in a line of junk movies from director Simon West.


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Con Air Rating

" Grim "


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