R | | Crime, Thriller
Publicist Stuart Shepard finds himself trapped in a phone booth, pinned down by an extortionist's sniper rifle. Unable to leave or receive outside help, Stuart's negotiation with the caller leads to a jaw-dropping climax.
At one point, Jim Carrey reportedly showed interest in the lead role.
Come on, Stu! Don't you get the game yet?
when Sergeant Cole tells Captain Ramey they need a warrant to find out if Stu is in fact talking with his psychiatrist, Ramey refuses because he doesn't want to risk Stu's life on a technicality, it's not a technicality, it's the law.
The 20th Century Fox logo blends into the white clouds that open the film.
The Indian video release received a U (universal) rating after some profanity and visuals of a lady showing her breast were deleted.
$15,021,088 6 April 2003