NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
National Treasure (8-Nov-2004)

Director: Jon Turteltaub

Writers: Jim Kouf; Cormac Wibberley; Marianne Wibberley

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Treasure Hunt, Washington DC

An intrepid historian hunts for treasure hidden by the Knights Templar around the time of the Revolutionary War.

ABSTRACT
Benjamin Franklin Gates, a historian and treasure hunter descended from a long line of like-minded individuals, lives a life obsessed with uncovering a supposed "National Treasure" alluded to by grandfather John Adams Gates in a cryptic missive in 1974. Forced into a complicated standoff in the present day involving an associate-turned-rival's take-no-prisoners approach to finding the supposed "treasure", Benjamin attempts to steal the Declaration of Independence to shoot holes in skeptical National Archives officials' claims that it is impossible to plunder, doing so while trying to beat his enemies to the Knights Templar-hidden loot all along the way.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Justin Bartha
Actor
21-Jul-1978   National Treasure
Sean Bean
Actor
17-Apr-1959   Boromir in Lord of the Rings
Nicolas Cage
Actor
7-Jan-1964   Leaving Las Vegas
Jason Earles
Actor
26-Apr-1977   Jackson Stewart on Hannah Montana
Harvey Keitel
Actor
13-May-1939   Pimp from Taxi Driver
Diane Kruger
Actor
15-Jul-1976   Helen of Troy
Mark Pellegrino
Actor
9-Apr-1965   Lucifer on Supernatural
Christopher Plummer
Actor
13-Dec-1929   A Beautiful Mind
Jon Voight
Actor
29-Dec-1938   Midnight Cowboy

REVIEWS

Have you seen this film? We would love to see your review.
Submit your review for this film


Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications

NNDB MAPPER


Awesome People Knowing Awesome People


Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.