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Man on Fire (21-Apr-2004)

Director: Tony Scott

Writer: Brian Helgeland

From novel: Man on Fire by A. J. Quinnell

Music by: Harry Gregson-Williams

Producers: Arnon Milchan; Tony Scott; Lucas Foster

Keywords: Action/Thriller, Mexico, Bad Cops, Vigilante

Film adaptation of the 1980 novel of the same nam follows an ex-CIA assassin's quest for revenge against those responsible for committing a grave misdeed.

ABSTRACT
John Creasy, a disaffected ex-CIA assassin disgusted with life and drifting into a moribund alcohol-muddled existence, heads to Mexico to serve as a professional bodyguard for tycoon Samuel Ramos' family following a wave of drug war-related kidnappings. Driven to live again by the Ramos family's positive outlook on the world, John is naturally heartbroken and angry when matriarch Lisa becomes the latest kidnapping victim, setting out on a journey to right his wrongs and exact revenge against her captors.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Marc Anthony
Singer
16-Sep-1969   Leading salsa star
Dakota Fanning
Actor
23-Feb-1994   Uptown Girls
Giancarlo Giannini
Actor
1-Aug-1942   Seven Beauties
Radha Mitchell
Actor
12-Nov-1973   Love and Other Catastrophes
Mickey Rourke
Actor
16-Sep-1952   The Wrestler
Rachel Ticotin
Actor
1-Nov-1958   Total Recall
Christopher Walken
Actor
31-Mar-1943   The Dead Zone
Denzel Washington
Actor
28-Dec-1954   Training Day

CAST

Denzel Washington   ...   John W. Creasy
Dakota Fanning   ...   Lupita Ramos
Christopher Walken   ...   Paul Rayburn
Giancarlo Giannini   ...   Miguel Manzano
Radha Mitchell   ...   Lisa Ramos
Marc Anthony   ...   Samuel Ramos
Rachel Ticotin   ...   Mariana Garcia Guerrero
and
Mickey Rourke   ...   Jordan Kalfus
Roberto Sosa   ...   Daniel Sanchez
Jesus Ochoa   ...   Victor Fuentes
Gero Camilo   ...   Aurelio Sanchez
Mario Zaragoza   ...   Jorge Gonzalez
Charles Paraventi   ...   Jersey Boy
Carmen Salinas   ...   Guardian Three
Esteban De La Trinidad   ...   Guardian Two
Angelina Pelaez   ...   Sister Anna
Norma Pablo   ...   Reina Rosas
Rosa Maria Hernandez   ...   Maria
Heriberto Del Castillo   ...   Bruno
Steve Gonzalez   ...   Insurance Lawyer
Andres Pardave   ...   Vet
Rodrigo Zurita   ...   Eighteen
Marisol Cal y Mayor   ...   Eighteen's Girlfriend
Hector Hernandez Zertuche   ...   Chauffeur
Rene Campero   ...   Father
Angelica Rosado   ...   Mother
Georgina Gonzalez   ...   Rayburn's Wife
Abraham Sandoval   ...   Rayburn's Kid
Hugo Pelaez   ...   Pedro
Jorge Victoria   ...   Comandande Judicial
Ariane Pellicer   ...   Reporter 1
Jorge Picont   ...   Piano Teacher
Alberto Estrella   ...   Adjutant AFI
Gerardo Taracena   ...   Executive Adjutant
Nydia A. Trujillo   ...   Nurse 1
Maria Hall Rueda   ...   Nurse 2
Elvira Richards   ...   Vet Assistant
Javier Zaragoza   ...   Sandri
Valentina Garcia Contreras   ...   Camila
Enrique Cimet   ...   Eldely Man
Sparkle   ...   Elderly Woman
Dunia Alvarez   ...   AFI Plainclothes 1
Beatriz Pina   ...   Undercover AFI
Hector Tagle   ...   Mariana's Driver
Jose Jesus Garcia   ...   Sanchez Kid 1
Guadalupe Flores Garcia   ...   Sanchez Kid 2
Daniela Martinez   ...   Sanchez Kid 3
Ruben Santana   ...   AFI Trailer Tech 1
Fernando Berzosa   ...   AFI Trailer Tech 2
Eduardo Rivera   ...   AFI Operator on Radio
Victor De Pascual   ...   Arms Dealer
Norma Martinez   ...   Arms Dealer 2
Aram Cardenas   ...   Nephew
Manuel Poncelis   ...   School Clerk
Alejandro Camps   ...   Bodyguard 1
Jorge Almada   ...   Bodyguard 1A
Carols Barada   ...   Bodyguard 2
Eduardo Yanez   ...   Bodyguard 2A
Jorge Merlo   ...   Judicial Police
Alberto Pineda   ...   Fuentes Man 1
Jesus Gonzalez   ...   Fuentes Driver
Rodrigo Chavez   ...   Fuentes Man 5
Fernando Arvizu   ...   Thug Cop 1
Ghalil Elhateb Estrada   ...   Thug Cop 2
Hugo Genesio   ...   Plainclothes 1
Gonzalo Alvarez   ...   Plainclothes 2

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