Executive Decision

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Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is assigned to intercept the plane and hijackers.

  1. Stuart Baird


  2. John Thomas


  3. Jim Thomas


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  1. Kurt Russell

    Kurt Russell

    Dr. David Grant

  2. Steven Seagal

    Steven Seagal

    Lt. Colonel Austin Travis

  3. Halle Berry

    Halle Berry

    Jean, Flight Attendant

  4. John Leguizamo

    John Leguizamo

    Captain Rat

  5. Oliver Platt

    Oliver Platt

    Dennis Cahill

  6. Joe Morton

    Joe Morton

    Sergeant 'Cappy' Matheny

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 13m

Budget $55,000,000.00

Revenue $121,969,216.00

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Release Information

  • March 15, 1996
    R, Theatrical
  • June 30, 1997
    R, Physical
  • July 26, 2011
    R, Physical



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