Air Force One (movie)

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Air Force One
Directed byWolfgang Petersen
Produced by
Written byAndrew W. Marlowe
Starring
Music byJerry Goldsmith
CinematographyMichael Ballhaus
Edited byRichard Francis-Bruce
Production
company
Distributed by
Release date
  • July 21, 1997 (1997-07-21) (Century City)
  • July 25, 1997 (1997-07-25) (United States)
Running time
124 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Language
  • English
  • Russian
Budget$85 million[1]
Box office$315.2 million[1]


Air Force One is a 1997 American action-thriller movie written by Andrew W. Marlowe and directed by Wolfgang Petersen. It is about a group of Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One.

It stars Harrison Ford as well as Gary Oldman, Glenn Close, Xander Berkeley, Jürgen Prochnow, William H. Macy, Dean Stockwell, Wendy Crewson, Philip Baker Hall, and Paul Guilfoyle. Sitting U.S. President Bill Clinton praised it. The movie was composed by Jerry Goldsmith. It was released on July 25, 1997.It is rated R for violence.It received positive reviews from critics. It currently has a 78% on rotten tomatoes and has a score of 61 out of 100

Release dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 Canada 25 July 1997
 United States 25 July 1997
 Spain 29 August 1997
 Hong Kong 11 September 1997
 United Kingdom 12 September 1997
 Ireland 12 September 1997
 South Korea 13 September 1997
 Singapore 18 September 1997
 Ecuador 19 September 1997
 Italy 19 September 1997
 Mexico October 1997
 France 1 October 1997
 Colombia 3 October 1997
 Belgium 8 October 1997
 Netherlands 9 October 1997
 Philippines 15 October 1997
 Germany 23 October 1997
 Austria 24 October 1997
 Denmark 24 October 1997
 Finland 24 October 1997
 Iceland 24 October 1997
 Sweden 24 October 1997
 Hungary 30 October 1997
  Switzerland 31 October 1997 (German speaking region)
 Estonia 31 October 1997
 New Zealand 6 November 1997
 Portugal 7 November 1997
 Japan 8 November 1997
 Brazil 14 November 1997
 Greece 17 November 1997
 Australia 20 November 1997
 Slovenia 20 November 1997
 Romania 21 November 1997
 Russia 27 November 1997
 Argentina 4 December 1997
 Poland 5 December 1997
 Turkey 12 December 1997

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Air Force One (1997)". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved February 26, 2017.