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Swordfish (2001)  link to Swordfish on IMDb  

Number: 249

poster Swordfish

IMDb Rating:
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Country: USA, 99 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Crime

Director(s): Dominic Sena

When the DEA shut down its dummy corporation operation codenamed SWORDFISH in 1986, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; fifteen years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by the duplicitious and suave Gabriel Shear, wants the money to help finance their raise-the-stakes vengeance war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley Jobson, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money.


photo John Travolta John Travolta
photo Hugh Jackman Hugh Jackman
photo Halle Berry Halle Berry
photo Don Cheadle Don Cheadle
photo Sam Shepard Sam Shepard
photo Vinnie Jones Vinnie Jones
photo Drea de Matteo Drea de Matteo
photo Rudolf Martin Rudolf Martin
photo Zach Grenier Zach Grenier
photo Camryn Grimes Camryn Grimes

Medium: Original DVD,

Location: Library boxed

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen