When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster.

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  1. Creighton Rothenberger


  2. Katrin Benedikt


  3. Antoine Fuqua


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  1. Gerard Butler

    Gerard Butler

    Mike Banning

  2. Aaron Eckhart

    Aaron Eckhart

    President Benjamin Asher

  3. Angela Bassett

    Angela Bassett

    Lynne Jacobs

  4. Morgan Freeman

    Morgan Freeman

    Speaker Trumbull

  5. Radha Mitchell

    Radha Mitchell


  6. Rick Yune

    Rick Yune


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget $70,000,000.00

Revenue $161,025,640.00

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Release Information

  • March 18, 2013
    R, Premiere
  • March 22, 2013
    R, Theatrical



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