Rules of Engagement (2000)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller, War

Rules of Engagement (2000) Poster

An attorney defends an officer on trial for ordering his troops to fire on civilians after they stormed a U.S. embassy in a third world country.


  • Anne Archer and Terry Jastrow at an event for Rules of Engagement (2000)
  • Blair Underwood appears as Captain Lee
  • Anne Archer and Terry Jastrow at an event for Rules of Engagement (2000)
  • Bruce Greenwood appears as William Sokal
  • Samuel L. Jackson stars as Col. Terry Childers

See all photos

Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast


William Friedkin


Jim Webb (story), Stephen Gaghan (screenplay)


Release Date:

7 April 2000


English, Arabic

Country of Origin

UK, Germany, Canada, USA

Box Office


$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,011,181 (USA) (9 April 2000)


$61,335,230 (USA)

User Polls

Morality Plays

More Like This

  • The Hunted

    The Hunted

  • The Negotiator

    The Negotiator

  • Basic


  • Shaft


  • U.S. Marshals

    U.S. Marshals

  • Double Jeopardy

    Double Jeopardy

  • Changing Lanes

    Changing Lanes

  • Courage Under Fire

    Courage Under Fire

More To Explore

Search on

Paul Scheer on Why There Are No Bad Movies

Paul Scheer discusses The Disaster Artist and his love of awesomely bad movies. Plus, we dive into the origins of midnight movies and explore how The Room became a cult classic.

Watch now

Featured on IMDb

Dive deep into everything Golden Globes, streaming, Star Wars, and more.

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet