Man on Fire
R · 2004 ‧ Drama/Crime ‧ 2h 27m
7.7/10 · IMDb 39% · Rotten Tomatoes 47% · Metacritic
In a Mexico City wracked by a recent wave of kidnappings, ex-CIA operative John Creasy (Denzel Washington) reluctantly accepts a job as a bodyguard for 9-year-old Lupita (Dakota Fanning), the daughter of wealthy businessman Samuel Ramos (Marc...
Release date: April 21, 2004 (USA)
Director: Tony Scott
Box office: 130.3 million USD
Music composed by: Lisa Gerrard and Harry Gregson-Williams

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Tony Scott in Man on Fire (2004); Denzel Washington and Dakota Fanning in Man on Fire (2004); Denzel Washington and Christopher Walken in Man on Fire  ...
Man on Fire is a 2004 action thriller film directed by Tony Scott from a screenplay by Brian Helgeland, and based on the 1980 novel of the same name by A. J. ... Plot · Cast · Production · Reception Based on: Man on Fire; by A. J. Quinnell Produced by: Lucas Foster; Arnon Milchan; Tony Scott Country: United States; United Kingdom Budget: $70 million

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Man on Fire (2004) is based on the 1980 bestselling novel by A.J. Quinnell. Fuentes was based on a real person who was head of the anti-kidnapping squad in Mexico. St. Jude is often shown in paintings with fire around his head.
Creasy continually looks down at his watch. ... While in the film Pita survives the kidnapping and Creasy dies at the end, in the novel Pita is killed by the kidnappers and Creasy survives. (Author A.J. Quinnell wrote four more novels featuring Creasy and was working on a sixth at the time of his death in 2005).
Man on Fire ( 2004 ) on Netflix In Mexico City, a former assassin swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the family he was hired to protect.
FILM FACT: The real John W. Creasy, is a former CIA operative and former Force Recon Marine officer and now a mercenary. Daniel Rosas Sánchez "The Voice" is based on a real kidnapper, Daniel Arizmendi López.
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Sep 14, 2004 · Man on Fire. Critics Consensus. Man on Fire starts out well, but goes over the top in the violent second half. Rating: R (for language and strong violence) Genre: Action & Adventure, Drama, Mystery & Suspense Studio: 20th Century Fox In Theaters: Apr 21, 2004 wide
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Man On Fire. (1,441)7.72h 26min2004X-RayR. In Mexico City, a former Marine swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the ...
I watched the movie version of "Man on Fire" twice. I was even more impressed the second time I saw the movie. Then I noticed in the credits that the movie was  ...
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Apr 23, 2004 · Tony Scott's "Man on Fire" employs superb craftsmanship and a powerful Denzel Washington performance in an attempt to elevate genre ...
Aug 19, 2015 · There are two film versions of Man on Fire. Two Mans on Fire. The first, released in 1987, bellyflopped. It didn't start off in good shape and ...
We look back at one of Denzel Washington's most brutal and touching films of recent years, the massively underrated Man on Fire.