6 Days

6 Days (2017)

In the face of terror, a nation will show its strength

  • Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2017-08-03
  • User Rating: 5.9/10 from 408 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 35min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: XYZ Films
  • Production Country: New Zealand, United Kingdom
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London, England, April 1980. Six terrorists assault the Embassy of Iran and take hostages. For six days, tense negotiations are held while the authorities decide whether a military squad should intervene.

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  • Jamie Bell

    as LCpl. Rusty Firmin
  • Abbie Cornish

    as Kate Adie
  • Mark Strong

    as Max Vernon
  • Martin Shaw

    as John Dellow
  • Emun Elliott

    as Roy
  • Ben Turner

    as Salim
  • Aymen Hamdouchi

    as Faisal
  • Tim Pigott-Smith

    as Home Secretary William Whitelaw
  • Robert Portal

    as Lt. Col. Mike Rose
  • Colin Garlick

    as LCpl. John Mac
  • Andrew Grainger

    as Ray
  • Martin Hancock

    as BBC Cameraman Bill
  • Colin Moy

    as Maj. Hector Gullan
  • Toby Leach

    as PC Trevor Lock
  • Xavier Horan

    as SAS Soldier Tom Morrell
  • Te Kohe Tuhaka

    as Tak
  • William Chubb

    as MI5 Spokesman
  • Ronan Vibert

    as MI6 Spokesman
  • John Henshaw

    as Metropolitan Police Spokesman
  • Tim Downie

    as Jimmy
  • Sam Snedden

    as Sim Harris
  • Mia Blake

    as Betty, Max's Wife
  • Matthew Sunderland

    as Tom Lovett
  • Emma Campbell-Jones

    as Whitelaw's Aide
  • Jared Turner

    as Sgt. Tommy Palmer
  • Calum Gittins

    as Tommo
  • Ryan O'Kane

    as Snapper
  • Fayssal Bazzi

    as Makki
  • Kenneth Collard

    as Clive
  • Nicholas Boulton

    as Chris Cramer
  • Michael Denkha

    as Mustapha Karkouti
  • Scarlett Featherstone

    as Max's Daughter #1
  • Venice Harris

    as Max's Daughter #2
  • Marjan Gorgani

    as Lead Interpretor
  • Jeff Szusterman

    as Intelligence Translator
  • Phil Peleton

    as Intelligence Officer
  • Kip Chapman

    as Trevor
  • Ajayshri

    as Caretaker
  • Scott Michael Wagstaff

    as PC Walker
  • Brady Powell

    as Irish Policeman
  • Jay Sutherland

    as Policeman #1
  • Joel Beckett

    as Policeman #2
  • Alan McElroy

    as Policeman #3
  • Dominic Hughes

    as Paramedic
  • David Rumney

    as Signaller
  • Robert Hartley

    as Army Technician
  • Eric Colvin

    as OB Technician
  • Sara Stone

    as Zahra Zomorrodian
  • Margaret Thatcher

    as Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
  • Simon Elrahi

    as Imam (uncredited)
  • Glen Levy

    as Jerry (uncredited)
  • Ghazaleh Golbakhsh

    as Nooshin (uncredited)
  • Andrew Lawrence

    as SAS Van Driver (uncredited)
  • John Ramm

    as Tony Crabb (uncredited)
Editing John Gilbert Editor
Art Philip Ivey Production Design
Production Daniel Hubbard Casting
Art Jon Bunker Art Direction
Production Norman Merry Co-Producer
Directing Toa Fraser Director
Writing Glenn Standring Screenplay
Directing Glenn Standring Second Unit Director
Art Jill Cormack Art Direction
Production Matthew Metcalfe Producer
Costume & Make-Up Liz McGregor Costume Designer
Camera Aaron Morton Director of Photography
Sound James Hayday Supervising Sound Editor
Editing Dan Kircher Editor
Directing Hamish Gough First Assistant Director
Art Daniel Birt Set Decoration
Visual Effects George Zwier Visual Effects Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Gabrielle Jones Prosthetic Designer
Costume & Make-Up Gabrielle Jones Makeup & Hair
Production Catherine Madigan Line Producer
Sound Paul Paragon Sound Mixer
Sound Lachlan Anderson Original Music Composer
Sound David Long Original Music Composer
Sound Adam Martin Sound Mixer
Camera Jen Raoult Still Photographer