The Siege



The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.

  1. Edward Zwick

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Lawrence Wright


  3. Menno Meyjes


Top Billed Cast

  1. Denzel Washington

    Denzel Washington

    Anthony 'Hub' Hubbard

  2. Annette Bening

    Annette Bening

    Elise Kraft / Sharon Bridger

  3. Bruce Willis

    Bruce Willis

    Major-General William Devereaux

  4. Tony Shalhoub

    Tony Shalhoub

    Agent Frank Haddad

  5. Sami Bouajila

    Sami Bouajila

    Samir Nazhde

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The Siege
The Siege



Status Released

Release Information

  • November 6, 1998


    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 1h 56m

Budget $70,000,000.00

Revenue $116,672,912.00



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