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The Towering Inferno(1974)

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Brief Synopsis

A fire chief and an architect join forces to save victims of a burning skyscraper.

Cast & Crew

Steve McQueen Fire Chief O'Hallorhan
Paul Newman Doug Roberts
William Holden Jim Duncan
Fred Astaire Harlee Claiborne
Susan Blakely Patty Simmons
Jennifer Jones Lisolette
O J Simpson Security Chief Jernigan
Robert Vaughn Senator Parker
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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1974 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  4-Track Stereo (35 mm magnetic prints), 70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints), Mono (35 mm optical prints) Production Co:  20th Century Fox .....Studio, Warner Bros. Pictures .....Studio, Warner Bros. Pictures International .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • The Towering Inferno

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-06-27

    An all-star disaster hit! Good acting from Newman, McQueen, Holden & Dunaway, Astaire earned an Oscar nomination for his supporting performance.... MORE>

  • 20th and WB Join Forces For An All Star Film

    Adventure 2012-01-03

    Great film of a major fire at a Tall Los Angeles building. Very effective. Paul Newman was to star but Steve McQueen also signed on and demanded both top... MORE>

  • The Towering Inferno (1974)

    MARK J BANVILLE 2011-02-28

    The 'disaster movie' craze hit US screens in a major way during the 1970's following the huge box-office success of both Airport ('70)... MORE>