Face/Off (1997)

In order to catch him, he must become him.

  • Genre: Action, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1997-06-27
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 2801 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 18min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Krane Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
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An antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist and gather details about a bombing plot. When the terrorist escapes custody, he undergoes surgery to look like the agent so he can get close to the agent's family.

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  • John Travolta

    as Sean Archer / Castor Troy
  • Nicolas Cage

    as Castor Troy / Sean Archer
  • Joan Allen

    as Eve Archer
  • Alessandro Nivola

    as Pollux Troy
  • Gina Gershon

    as Sasha Hassler
  • Dominique Swain

    as Jamie Archer
  • Nick Cassavetes

    as Dietrich Hassler
  • Harve Presnell

    as Victor Lazarro
  • Colm Feore

    as Dr. Malcolm Walsh
  • John Carroll Lynch

    as Walt
  • CCH Pounder

    as Hollis Miller
  • Robert Wisdom

    as Tito Biondi
  • Margaret Cho

    as Wanda
  • James Denton

    as Buzz
  • Matt Ross

    as Loomis
  • Chris Bauer

    as Ivan Dubov
  • Myles Jeffrey

    as Michael Archer
  • David McCurley

    as Adam Hassler
  • Thomas Jane

    as Burke Hicks
  • Danny Masterson

    as Karl
  • Lisa Boyle

    as Cindee
  • Linda Hoffman

    as Livia
  • Tommy Flanagan

    as Leo
  • Romy Windsor

    as Kimberly
  • Paul Hipp

    as Fitch
  • Kirk Baltz

    as Aldo
  • Lauren Sinclair

    as Agent Winters
Directing John Woo Director
Production Terence Chang Producer
Production Barrie M. Osborne Producer
Production David Permut Producer
Sound John Powell Original Music Composer
Camera Oliver Wood Director of Photography
Editing Steven Kemper Editor
Editing Christian Wagner Editor
Production Mindy Marin Casting
Art Neil Spisak Production Design
Art Steve Arnold Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Ellen Mirojnick Costume Design
Art Garrett Lewis Set Decoration
Production Steven Reuther Executive Producer
Production Michael Colleary Co-Producer
Production Mike Werb Co-Producer
Sound Mark P. Stoeckinger Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Per Hallberg Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Susan Kurtz Sound Editor
Sound David M. Ronne Production Sound Mixer
Sound Christopher Assells Sound Effects Editor
Sound Dino Dimuro Sound Effects Editor
Sound Bryan Bowen Sound Effects Editor
Sound Chris Hogan Sound Effects Editor
Sound Tony Lamberti Sound Effects Editor
Sound Peter J. Lehman Sound Effects Editor
Sound Rick Morris Sound Effects Editor
Sound Kelly Oxford Sound Effects Editor
Sound Michael A. Reagan Sound Effects Editor
Sound Scott Wolf Sound Effects Editor
Sound Anna Behlmer Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Tom Lalley Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Andy Nelson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Tom Perry Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Directing Cate Hardman Script Supervisor
Camera Stephen Vaughan Still Photographer
Camera William D. Barber Camera Operator
Camera Peter Jensen Camera Operator
Crew Brian Smrz Stunt Coordinator
Production Marty P. Ewing Unit Production Manager
Production Karen Shaw Production Coordinator
Sound Sally Boldt Music Editor
Production Jeff Levine Associate Producer
Writing Mike Werb Writer
Writing Michael Colleary Writer
Production Michael Douglas Executive Producer
Production Jonathan D. Krane Executive Producer
Production Christopher Godsick Producer
Sound Susumu Tokunow Sound Recordist
Sound Philip Rogers Sound Recordist
Sound Richard Corwin Dialogue Editor
Sound Susan Kurtz Dialogue Editor
Sound Gail Clark Burch Dialogue Editor
Sound Jeff Clark Dialogue Editor
Sound Carin Rogers Dialogue Editor
Sound David Williams Supervising Dialogue Editor
Directing Arthur Anderson First Assistant Director
Directing Joan Cunningham Second Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Michael Dennison Costume Supervisor
Crew Bronwyn Preston Unit Publicist
Editing Matthew Booth First Assistant Editor
Crew Howard Bachrach Transportation Captain
Art Rodney Armanino Construction Coordinator
Crew Aaron Skalka Transportation Co-Captain
Crew Dan Romero Transportation Co-Captain