Con Air


1h 50m 1997

Brief Synopsis

When a group of the most dangerous and notorious prisoners in the United States penal system are transferred to a new super-maximum security facility, parolee Cameron Poe hitches a ride on their Con Air transport flight only to find himself embroiled in a meticulously planned mid-air hijacking masterminded by Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. On the ground, it's up to U.S. Marshal Vince Larkin to avert the takeover and prevent his overzealous superiors from blowing the aircraft and its passengers to oblivion.

Film Details

Also Known As
Conair, ailes de l'enfer
MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Action
Adventure
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Utah, USA; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Synopsis

When a group of the most dangerous and notorious prisoners in the United States penal system are transferred to a new super-maximum security facility, parolee Cameron Poe hitches a ride on their Con Air transport flight only to find himself embroiled in a meticulously planned mid-air hijacking masterminded by Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. On the ground, it's up to U.S. Marshal Vince Larkin to avert the takeover and prevent his overzealous superiors from blowing the aircraft and its passengers to oblivion.

Crew

Craig Aines

Other

Larry Albright

Miniatures

Bret Alexander

Visual Effects

Sean C Alvarez

Accounting Assistant

Tim Alverson

Assistant Editor

Jay Amor

Stunts

Charles Anderson

Graphic Artist

Dorian Anderson

Visual Effects

Greg Anderson

Stunts

Julian Anderson

Visual Effects

Karin Anderson

Script Coordinator

Laura Anderson

Assistant Production Coordinator

Mark Angerman

Visual Effects

Carrie Angland

Makeup Artist

Ron Annunziata

Production Assistant

Julie Aquino

Assistant

Tony Araki

Other

Steve Aredas

Camera

Daniel Arkin

Assistant Editor

Ryan Arndt

Special Effects

James Ashwill

Foley Mixer

Tena Austin

Makeup Artist

Bob Badami

Music Editor

Lafay Baker

Stunts

John Banuelos

Other

Bill Banyai

Other

Allen Barlow

Makeup

Tom Barone

Electrician

Hank Barrio

Other

Matt Barry

Casting Associate

Andy Bass

Other

Ivan L Bates

Stunts

Ken Bates

Associate Producer

Ken Bates

Stunt Coordinator

Allen Battino

Art Department

Scott Beattie

Miniatures

Bruce Benson

Stunts

Garrett M Benson

Assistant Camera Operator

Susan L Bertram

Set Costumer

Lynn Bigelow

Executive Producer

Mike Billow

Stunts

Andrew Blau

Production Assistant

Fred Blau Jr.

Hair

Michael Blaze

Property Master

Sheryl Blum

Hair Stylist

Lisa Bock

Production Assistant

Peter Bogart

Executive Producer

Peter Bogart

Unit Production Manager

Mike Bonnaud

Rigging Gaffer

Chris Borrelli

Video

Christopher Boyes

Sound Design

Janet Brady

Stunts

Nick Brett

Stunts

Candy Brock

Video

Jerry Bruckheimer

Producer

Thomas Bruggeman

Stunts

Kurt Bryant

Stunts

Jessica Budin

Assistant

Fred Burke

Foley Editor

Thomas R Burman

Makeup

David Burnett

Electrician

Bobby L Burton

Lighting Technician

Rob Burton

Visual Effects

Charles Butcher

Art Director

Richard Butler

Stunts

Jose Cabrera

Assistant

Jeff Cadiente

Stunts

Douglas J Campbell

Assistant Editor

Mark Canas

Rerecording

Rick Canelli

Adr

Darren Caperna

Stunts

Kimberly Carlton

Assistant Sound Editor

Wayne Carmona

Unit Production Manager

Ron Carr

Location Manager

Lila Carroll

Assistant

Frank Carter

Foreman

Ray Cavalluzzi

Visual Effects

Tony Cecere

Stunts

Nancy Ceo

Set Costumer

Dennis Chalker

Stunts

Matthew B. Chamberlin

Assistant

Steve Chambers

Video Assist/Playback

Jessi Chan

Graphic Artist

Jared Chapman

Visual Effects

Ray D Chase

Best Boy Grip

Kathy Chasen-hay

Editor

Christopher Cilluffo

Production Assistant

Maria Cittadini-borelli

Visual Effects

E Toyden Clark

Stunts

Page Clay

Stunts

Stan Cockerell

Assistant Property Master

Virginia Cook-mcgowan

Sound Editor

Kenneth J Cooney

Assistant

Erik Cord

Stunts

Midge Costin

Sound Editor

Jay Cox

Color Timer

Derrick Crane

Special Effects

John Cucci

Foley Artist

Renee D. Czarapata

Accountant

Gloria D'alessandro

Dialogue Editor

Tommy Daugherty

Art Department

Lisa M. Davidson

Other

Mimi M Davis

Assistant Location Manager

Mark Dawson

Other

Robert Dawson

Titles

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Doug Dearth

Assistant

Doug Delaney

Rerecording

Doug Delaney

Camera

Cosmas A. Demetriou

Assistant Art Director

John Depasquale

Stunts

Frank Diettinger

Makeup

John Dixon

Stunts

Eddy Donno

Stunts

Tony Donno

Stunts

Teri E. Dorman

Dialogue Editor

Bari Dreiband-burman

Makeup

Diane Drummond

Assistant

Larry Duran

Stunts

Richard Duran

Stunts

Debra Echard

Set Decorator

Jinnie Eddlemon

Visual Effects

Keith Edemann

Assistant Sound Editor

Jon Eichelberger

Production Assistant

Kelvin Eldridge

Stunts

Juno J. Ellis

Adr Editor

John Elmendorf

Special Effects

David Emmerichs

Camera Operator

Amy Engelmann

Visual Effects

Curt S Engelmann

Visual Effects

Eurlyne Epper

Stunts

Jeannie Epper

Stunts

Kurtis Epper

Stunts

Richard Epper

Stunts

Tony Epper

Stunts

Mary E. Ernst

Visual Effects

Deborah Evans

Consultant

Kris Evans

Makeup Artist

Warren Farina

Visual Effects

David Farmer

Sound Design

Rick Farris

Electrician

John Paul Fasal

Sound Effects

Tom Ferrarie

Stunts

Jason Fetchick

Post-Production Assistant

Cynthia Feyrer

Negative Cutting

Dominic Fidelibus

Music

Mike Fine

Production Assistant

Victor Finster

Other

Kevin Fitzgerald

Motion Control

Cliff Fleming

Stunts

Christian Fletcher

Stunts

Bruce L. Fowler

Original Music

Mark Fragale

Assistant Camera Operator

Marva Fucci

Assistant Sound Editor

Thomas Fucci

Music Editor

Janene Garey

Assistant Camera Operator

Patrick Gerrety

Makeup

Jeff Gershman

Assistant Camera Operator

Tom Gibson

Key Grip

Jack Gill

Stunts

Sandra Gimpel

Stunts

Donna Glasser

Production Accountant

Nick Glennie-smith

Music Conductor

Nick Glennie-smith

Original Music

Frank L Godel

Visual Effects

John C Godel

Visual Effects

David Goldberg

Visual Effects Supervisor

David B Goldenberg

Assistant Camera Operator

Ron Goodman

Camera

Gordon Goodwin

Original Music

Gordon Goodwin

Music Conductor

Jeffrey Grant

Visual Effects

Don Gray

Special Effects Foreman

John E Gray

Special Effects Coordinator

Mark C Grech

Sound

Carl Griffin

Production Supervisor

Rae Griffith-gagnon

Visual Effects

John Grimley

Visual Effects

Zig Gron

Music Editor

Hector Guiterrez

Grip

Harry Gundersen

Graphic Artist

Rhonda Gunner

Video

Mike Gunning

Production Manager

Randy Gunter

Assistant Property Master

Ed Gutentag

Assistant Camera Operator

Joseph Hagey

Other

David Hall

Other

Martin B Hall

Gaffer

Teresa Halliburton

Craft Service

Jason Hand

Visual Effects

Greg Harness

Production Assistant

Barbara Harris

Adr Voice Casting

Scott Harris

Assistant Director

Matthew Harrison

Foley Editor

Gene Hartline

Stunts

Joseph Hawes

Stunts

James Healy

Visual Effects

Kyle Healy

Visual Effects

Donald G Helderle

Other

Brenden Hendee

Visual Effects

Film Details

Also Known As
Conair, ailes de l'enfer
MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Action
Adventure
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Utah, USA; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Award Nominations

Best Song

1997

Best Sound

1997

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video December 9, 1997

Released in United States Summer June 6, 1997

Second-unit photography began June 24, 1996.

Feature film directorial debut for commercial director Simon West.

Began shooting July 1, 1996.

Completed shooting October 29, 1996.

Released in United States Summer June 6, 1997

Released in United States on Video December 9, 1997