Executive Decision

Executive Decision (1996)

Fasten your seat belts

  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1996-03-15
  • User Rating: 6.1/10 from 416 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 13min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Silver Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is assigned to intercept the plane and hijackers.

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  • Kurt Russell

    as Dr. David Grant
  • Steven Seagal

    as Lt. Colonel Austin Travis
  • Halle Berry

    as Jean, Flight Attendant
  • John Leguizamo

    as Captain Rat
  • Oliver Platt

    as Dennis Cahill
  • Joe Morton

    as Sergeant 'Cappy' Matheny
  • David Suchet

    as Nagi Hassan
  • BD Wong

    as Sergeant Louie
  • Len Cariou

    as Secretary of Defense Charles White
  • Whip Hubley

    as Sergeant Baker
  • Andreas Katsulas

    as El Sayed Jaffa
  • Mary Ellen Trainor

    as Allison, Flight Attendant
  • Marla Maples

    as Nancy, Flight Attendant
  • J.T. Walsh

    as Senator Mavros
  • Ingo Neuhaus

    as Doc
  • William James Jones

    as Catman
  • Nicholas Pryor

    as Secretary of State Jack Douglas
  • Richard Riehle

    as Airline Marshal George Edwards
  • Borovnisa Blervaque

    as Yugoslavian Girl (as Blair Valk)
  • Ken Jenkins

    as General Wood
  • Charles Hallahan

    as General Sarlow
  • Shaun Toub

    as Terrorist
  • Jon Huertas

    as Sammy, Terrorist
Directing Stuart Baird Director
Production Joel Silver Producer
Production Jim Thomas Producer
Production John Thomas Producer
Sound Jerry Goldsmith Original Music Composer
Camera Alex Thomson Director of Photography
Art Terence Marsh Production Design
Art William Cruse Art Direction
Art Marvin March Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Louise Frogley Costume Design
Production Karyn Fields Co-Producer
Production Spencer Franklin Associate Producer
Editing Stuart Baird Editor
Editing Derek Brechin Editor
Editing Dallas Puett Editor
Editing Kevin Stitt Editor
Editing Frank J. Urioste Editor
Production Amanda Mackey Casting
Production Cathy Sandrich Casting
Production Steve Perry Executive Producer
Writing Jim Thomas Writer
Writing John Thomas Writer
Art Robert Woodruff Assistant Art Director
Art Edward F. LaLone Construction Coordinator
Art Daril Alder Leadman
Art Jack Johnson Production Illustrator
Art Bill Taliaferro Set Designer
Art John Hinkle Standby Painter
Camera Don Burgess Additional Photography
Camera Ian Fox Camera Operator
Camera Chuck Bemis First Assistant Camera
Camera Michael J. Coo Key Grip
Camera Nico Bally Grip
Camera Gregory Lundsgaard Steadicam Operator
Camera Frank Masi Still Photographer
Costume & Make-Up Barry Francis Delaney Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Audrey L. Anzures Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Kathryn Blondell Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Melanie Hughes Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Dennis Liddiard Key Makeup Artist
Crew Wayne Lindholm Carpenter
Crew Willie Radcliff Craft Service
Crew Brad Kuehn Digital Effects Supervisor
Crew Victor Anderson Driver
Camera Jason Garcia Camera Loader
Crew Debbi Bossi Post Production Supervisor
Crew Michael W. Chase Propmaker
Art Michael Papac Property Master
Crew Joel Chernoff Second Unit
Crew Lockheed Martin Security
Crew Ken Pepiot Special Effects Coordinator
Crew Cheryl Gilbert Stand In
Crew Dick Ziker Stunt Coordinator
Crew Pete Antico Stunts
Crew Vern Bautenhahn Transportation Captain
Crew Gary Preece Transportation Coordinator
Production Paul Moen Unit Production Manager
Crew Patti Hawn Unit Publicist
Crew Miller Drake Visual Effects Editor
Directing Denis L. Stewart First Assistant Director
Directing Jeanne Byrd Script Supervisor
Editing Bob Kaiser Color Timer
Lighting James Barker Electrician
Lighting Leslie J. Kovacs Gaffer
Lighting Billy Craft Lighting Technician
Lighting Glenn Corbett Rigging Gaffer
Production Elizabeth Lang Casting Associate
Production Stuart Raven Barter Location Manager
Production Thomas A. Davila Production Accountant
Production Gil Gagnon Production Manager
Sound Bill King Boom Operator
Sound Dean G. Manly Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Scott Burrow Foley Editor
Sound Darrell Hall Music Editor
Sound Alexander Courage Orchestrator
Sound Virginia Cook-McGowan Sound Editor
Sound Antonio Betancourt Sound Mixer
Sound Robert G. Henderson Supervising Sound Editor
Visual Effects Don Lee Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Janek Sirrs Visual Effects
Visual Effects Robin Saxen Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Les Hunter Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Richard Chuang Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Tom Southwell Visual Effects Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Annette Andreozzi Costumer
Directing Craig A. Pinckes Second Assistant Director
Directing Lisa C. Satriano Second Second Assistant Director
Directing Craig Hosking Second Unit Director
Art Rick Chavez Assistant Property Master
Art Richard Greenberg Title Designer
Sound William C. Carruth ADR Editor
Sound Thomas J. O'Connell ADR Mixer
Sound Brooke Henderson Ward First Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Eric Gotthelf Foley Artist
Sound James Simcik Supervising ADR Editor
Crew Tony Tortolano Special Effects Assistant
Crew Donn Markel Special Effects Technician
Visual Effects Mark Tait Lewis VFX Artist
Visual Effects Peter Loop II Visual Effects Production Assistant
Crew Joe Bucaro III Stunt Double
Camera William E. Fitch Best Boy Grip
Camera Michael Brennan Dolly Grip
Camera Keith Banks Second Assistant Camera
Editing Bobby Bell Assistant Editor
Editing Mo Henry Negative Cutter
Editing Stephen Sobisky Project Manager
Production Ann Lynch Assistant Location Manager
Sound Nick Vidar Music Programmer
Lighting James Wirosko Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
Production Jennifer Corey Assistant Production Coordinator
Lighting Shane D. Kelly Chief Lighting Technician
Visual Effects Dennis Michelson Digital Effects Producer
Production Mitzi Gallagher Head of Production
Production David Romano Payroll Accountant
Crew Kevin Eldridge Pilot
Production Peter Alun Thomas Production Assistant
Production Tiffany Scuitto Production Secretary
Visual Effects Karen Klein Rotoscoping Artist
Crew Sayed Badreya Technical Advisor