PG-13 | | Action, Thriller
A security expert must infiltrate a burning skyscraper, 225 stories above ground, when his family are trapped inside by criminals.
During development, architect Adrian Smith was brought in to consult during the writing process. Smith led the work of Dubai's Burj Khalifa, which at the time of this movie's release is the tallest building in the world, and Saudi Arabia's Jeddah ... ...
You do this for me or I'll throw your fucking daughter off the roof.
Kores Botha: I hear it's heaven up there.
Kores Botha: Let it burn.
The heel height of Sarah's boots becomes much shorter as she walks across the narrow board connecting the two disconnected portions of the bridge, while she's saving her son.
When the title is shown on screen in the opening credits, it's shown vertically alongside the Pearl building. This also happens in the end credits.
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
$24,905,015 (USA) (15 July 2018)
$67,690,980 (USA) (17 September 2018)