Jun 29, 20 a newly released ex con and former us ranger finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport plane when the passengers seize control. The article in the hardcopy paper has a couple of pictures to go with. Ranger cameron poe finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport. Find release information for con air 1997 simon west on allmovie. Cameron unknowingly kills one of the drunks and is sent to a federal penitentiary for involuntary manslaughter for seven years. Download con air 1997 1080p brrip x264 yify torrent. But dislike other action movies con air actually has a story that i like, even though its completely over the top. A ridiculous movie when it was released in june 1997, nicolas cages bumpy flight con air only seems more absurd 20 years later. Also included is a frenchlanguage track and spanish subtitles. In 2016, he portrayed gabriel maxson in denzel washingtons acclaimed film adaptation of august wilsons play fences, reprising his role from the 2010 broadway revival. Con air is in the same vein, but with less of the dogged seriousness of many action pictures and more of the selfkidding humor of the rock. Find movie and film cast and crew information for con air 1997 simon west on allmovie. Released on june 06 of 1997 in the usa, con air is an actioncrimethriller film directed by simon west.
Con air soundtrack from 1997, composed by mark mancina, trevor rabin. In the united states, the third season of the 2017 version of the animated show ducktales will premiere on april 4, 2020 9. Of course, theres a midair break out and the cons, led by malkovichs sirus the virus, put relative goody poe through his paces. Owned on disc dvd, hd dvd, bluray disc, and 4k uhd 747 items.
Just as miramax and the rest of the indie upstarts were blowing up the traditional model of studio filmmaking, action movies transitioned from being confined to the world of. The film can also be technically convincing, since con air, after all is a 1997 film, but still looks uptodate and especially with a very good and excellent 1080p image quality and an even more powerful sound design. Get the latest con air news, movie spoilers, casting info and more on. We start season 3 as we discuss movies from the summer of 1997. Here is a lesson in manhood where nicolas cage gets to be innocently hijacked on a plane and has to save his diabetic buddy with lots of explosions and it is a totally gloriously boneheaded machofest rollercoaster ride from start to finish. Con air by simon west nicolas cage, john cusack, john. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comic con new york comic con sundance film festival. On june 6, 1997, buena vista unveiled the rrated nicolas cage actioner con air in theaters, where it would become a summer hit. Featuring undemanding action executed by a nicely assembled cast, its the type of movie thats designed for popcorn munching enjoyment rather than garnering prestigious awards. Before you can say, pass the barf bag, the crooks control the plane, led by creepy cyrus the virus grissom.
When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, its asking for trouble. Best of all, con air is host to a collection of fine performances that lift it above the trappings of its genre. Watch con air 1997 on netflix in the united kingdom. Season 3 of the 2017 version of the animated show ducktales premiered on april 4, 2020.
Watching his every move is the justreleased cameron poe, whod rather reunite with his family. Released by hollywood records in 1997 hr620992 containing music from con air 1997. Nicolas cage and mykelti williamson in con air 1997 nicolas cage in con air. Jun 06, 2017 a ridiculous movie when it was released in june 1997, nicolas cages bumpy flight con air only seems more absurd 20 years later. On with this weeks episode, were taking on director simon wests aerial action adventure con air starring nicolas cage, john cusack, john. Con air 1997 cast and crew justparoled army ranger cameron poe nicolas cage is headed back to his wife monica potter, but must fly home aboard a prison transport flight dubbed jailbird. Army ranger cameron poe and his pregnant wife celebrate the occassion by going to a local bar. However, if the taoist philosophy of yin and yang has taught us anything then its that for every good film there is a bad one. In that time, many of you have generously donated to our paypal account and we are forever grateful.
Disney reportedly thinking of making deadpool 3 pg due to birds of prey flop 23 february 2020 we got this covered. A newly released excon and former us ranger finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport plane when the passengers seize control. Conair in 16 san diego union tribune news article from. The cryptozoological agency monarch faces off against a battery of godsized monsters, including the mighty godzilla, who collides with mothra, rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the threeheaded king ghidorah. This is a movie that knows it is absurd, and does little to deny it. The debut of uk director simon west, it is a thundering action. Con air original motion picture soundtrack discogs. In 1997 we saw helen hunt take to the screen in as good as it gets, robert carlyle and tom wilkinson take their clothes off in the full monty and the titanic take, well, all the awards. The special effects are the big winners in this dvd version. Movie music by composer mark mancina, trevor rabin. Chicago fire season 9 will feature even more brett and casey moments. Join our community of taste explorers to save your discoveries, create inspiring lists, get personalized recommendations, and follow interesting people. Apr, 2008 the new extended cut of con air eliminates the cuts the theatrical version got in order to get an rrating. Two short years ago we created this message box on our home page, asking for your help to keep this site up and running.
Its available to watch on tv, online, tablets, phone. Packed high with explosive action and loaded with highstakes jeopardy, con air charts a generally sound narrative course, although it hits some story turbulence before it hits its climactic jackpot. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival. I had to cut the scenes of them removing the picks from their hands because when i uploaded it with that footage youtube s system blocked the video. Jun 06, 2017 on june 6, 1997, buena vista unveiled the rrated nicolas cage actioner con air in theaters, where it would become a summer hit. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comic con new york comic con sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Complete your mark mancina and trevor rabin collection. Nicolas cage will recreate faceoff and con air scenes for his crazy meta movie. Con air is a 1997 american action thriller film directed by simon west, written by scott. Con air 1997 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Of course, im well aware that hollywood heroes usually live, but when i watched con air for the first time in the cinema in 1997 that i hadnt yet had the pleasure of working my way through the abundance of cheap action flicks with allamerican badasses and oneliner scripts churned out by hollywood every year. When his release comes through, hes eager to see the daughter hes never met. I was thrilled in so many ways, not the least of which was the thumping score by mark mancina and trevor rabin. Con air 1997 justparoled army ranger cameron poe nicolas cage is headed back to his wife monica potter, but must fly home aboard a prison transport flight dubbed jailbird with some of the.
Big, loud boyz movie in which cages parolee cameron poe is locked in a prison transport plane with two dozen of the most unsavoury characters. Find out where conair is streaming, if conair is on netflix, and get news and updates, on decider. Con air 1997 r 06011997 us action, thriller, crime 1h 56m user score. Watch con air 1997 full movie online free on putlocker. Conair in 16 san diego union tribune news article a correspondent passed this 16 article on to us. Additionally there is the obligatory plot deepening and dirty language. Watch con air starring nicolas cage in this mysterycrime on directv. Con air wont win any awards for believability and all involved seem cheerfully aware of it, making some of this. Subscribe if you want to see more videos like this. Newly released from prison, an excon finds himself on a transport plane thats been hijacked by some. Seen throughout the final parts of the movie chasing after the jail bird. Nicolas cage and steve eastin in con air 1997 simon west in con air 1997 nicolas cage in con air. Before you can say, pass the barf bag, the crooks control the plane, led by creepy cyrus.
See the full list of con air cast and crew including actors, directors, producers and more. Con air certainly isnt for everyone, but action fans will find this to be a testosteronefueled thrill ride that showcases plenty of brains with its brawn. The new extended cut of con air eliminates the cuts the theatrical version got in order to get an rrating. Sure to be a big crowd pleaser this summer, we give con air a 6 out of 10. Con air turned nicolas cage into the gonzo action star we. Apr 04, 2020 season 3 of the 2017 version of the animated show ducktales premiered on april 4, 2020. Justparoled army ranger cameron poe nicolas cage is headed back to his wife monica potter, but must fly home aboard a prison transport flight dubbed jailbird with some of the worst criminals living. He stayed at brown and took up acting classes, and realized it was his true calling. Malkovich has the charisma to hold the plot together, with another of his dry, intellectual villains. Download con air 1997 1080p brrip x264 yify torrent or any other torrent from highres movies category. On imdb tv, you can catch hollywood hits and popular tv series at no cost.
Directed by 1 writing credits 1 cast 102 produced by. It was summer 1997, i was fresh out of high school, it was a glorious morning in early june when con air rocked my world. Con air does have a few plot issues but in the end is a great 1990s action movie filled with talented actors, experienced cinematographers and thrilling scenes. I know, that word isnt in the simpsonbruckheimer vocabulary, and its doubtful that jerry will add it anytime soon. The article in the hardcopy paper has a couple of pictures to go with the story no pix online. He left the city to play basketball at brown university, but his hoops career was cut short when he suffered an injury during his freshman year.
That doesnt lower our rating that much, but it would have been nice had they stopped and shown some restraint. Of course the story is not important, its all about explosions, shootings, fist fights and everything in between. Nicolas cage and john cusack are starring, alongside john malkovich, ving rhames, nick chinlund and steve buscemi. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of con air with exclusive news, pictures, videos. I for one am excited to see it make its debut on high definition. Join us as we talk about con air and why this dumb movie somehow works. Con air soundtrack 1997 movie soundtracks for sale. Nick chinlund was born and raised in new york city. Gallery of 32 movie poster and cover images for con air 1997. As theyre leaving, the couple is assaulted by a group of drunks. It feels odd now to think there was a time when nicolas cage wasnt an idiosyncratic weirdo overacting his way through an endless procession of interchangeable action movies, but the 90s were a strange time in cinema. Mykelti williamson born march 4, 1957 is an american actor best known for his roles in the films forrest gump and con air, and the television shows boomtown, 24, and justified.390 880 1368 1372 434 1210 34 1199 1552 274 400 185 854 481 619 517 828 1201 1514 648 46 1068 74 1 925 1215 615 1461 1173 523 452 805 1048 265 588 60 388 1361 1049 1281 1461