The Negotiator (1998)

R   |    |  Action, Crime, Drama


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In a desperate attempt to prove his innocence, a skilled police negotiator accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth.


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  • Samuel L. Jackson and J.T. Walsh in The Negotiator (1998)
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Trivia

Kevin Spacey and J.T. Walsh previously appeared in Dad (1989) and Outbreak (1995). Another link in common between both actors is that they both played the role of John Williamson in David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross: Walsh in the original play, and Spacey in the 1992 film version.


Quotes

Lieutenant Chris Sabian: Well I guess you think Butch and Sundance lived too.


Goofs

The building where Danny holes up is at Wacker and Clark; police cars seen, ostensibly "to the scene," are actually speeding south on Wabash at Van Buren - a point already south of the building.

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Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Action | Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

29 July 1998

Language

English


Country of Origin

Germany, USA

Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$10,218,831 (USA) (2 August 1998)

Gross:

$44,484,065 (USA) (1 November 1998)

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