Con Air

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Con Air 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.


Con Air

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

Contactmusic.com: 2 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Fresh: 34 Rotten: 28

IMDB: 6.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Starring: as Cameron Poe, as Marshal Vince Larkin, as Cyrus Grissom, as Nathan Jones, as William Bedford, as Garland Greene, as Duncan Malloy, as Sally Bishop, as Joe Parker, as Mike O'Dell, as Johnny Beca, as Swamp Thing, as Guard Falzon, Renoly Santiago as Ramon Martinez, as Tricia Poe, as Casey Poe

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