Overview

At the opening party of a colossal—but poorly constructed—office building, a massive fire breaks out, threatening to destroy the tower and everyone in it.

  1. John Guillermin

    Director

  2. Frank M. Robinson

    Novel

  3. Thomas N. Scortia

    Novel

  4. Richard Martin Stern

    Novel

  5. Stirling Silliphant

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Steve McQueen

    Steve McQueen

    Chief O'Hallorhan

  2. Paul Newman

    Paul Newman

    Doug Roberts

  3. William Holden

    William Holden

    Jim Duncan

  4. Faye Dunaway

    Faye Dunaway

    Susan

  5. Fred Astaire

    Fred Astaire

    Harlee Claiborne

Full Cast & Crew

The Towering Inferno
The Towering Inferno

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 14, 1974
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 39m

Budget $14,000,000.00

Revenue $116,000,000.00

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