The Rock



FBI chemical warfare expert Stanley Goodspeed is sent on an urgent mission with a former British spy, John Patrick Mason, to stop Gen. Francis X. Hummel from launching chemical weapons on Alcatraz Island into San Francisco. Gen. Hummel demands $100 million in war reparations to be paid to the families of slain servicemen who died on covert operations. After their SEAL team is wiped out, Stanley and John deal with the soldiers on their own.

  1. Douglas Cook


  2. Mark Rosner


  3. David Weisberg


  4. Michael Bay


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sean Connery

    Sean Connery

    John Patrick Mason

  2. Nicolas Cage

    Nicolas Cage

    Dr. Stanley Goodspeed

  3. Ed Harris

    Ed Harris

    Brigadier General Francis X. Hummel, USMC

  4. John Spencer

    John Spencer

    FBI Director James Womack

  5. David Morse

    David Morse

    Major Tom Baxter

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The Rock
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Release Information

  • June 6, 1996


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 16m

Budget $75,000,000.00

Revenue $335,062,621.00

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