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Siege, The (1998)  link to Siege, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 2027

poster Siege, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.4/10 (65066 votes)

Country: USA, 116 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish, Arabic

Genre(s): Action, Thriller

Director(s): Edward Zwick

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
After the abduction by the US military of an Islamic religious leader, New York City becomes the target of escalating terrorist attacks. Anthony Hubbard, the head of the FBI's Counter-Terrorism Task Force in New York, teams up with CIA operative Elise Kraft to hunt down the terrorist cells responsible for the attacks. As the bombings continue, the US government responds by declaring martial law, sending US troops, led by Gen. Devereaux, into the streets of New York City.

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Cast:

photo Denzel Washington Denzel Washington Anthony Hubbard
photo Annette Bening Annette Bening Elise Kraft / Sharon Bridger
photo Bruce Willis Bruce Willis General William Devereaux
photo Tony Shalhoub Tony Shalhoub Frank Haddad
photo Sami Bouajila Sami Bouajila Samir Nazhde

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1