Entrapment


1h 52m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Robert "Mac" MacDougal has an untarnished reputation as the world's greatest art thief. So when a priceless Rembrant is stolen in New York, the evidence points to Mac. Insurance investigator "Gin" Baker persuades her boss, whose company will lose $24 million on the theft, to let her go after the master criminal. The strong-willed and resourceful Gin has to entrap Mac, but he proves even more elusive and crafty than she expected. While engaging in an electric pas de deux of wariness and attraction, Mac and Gin form an edgy partnership that takes them from London, via the Western Isles of Scotland, to Kuala Lumpur, the high-tech capital of Malaysia. Together, they come up with a daring plan for a multi-billion dollar-heist tied to the dawn of a new millennium.

Film Details

Also Known As
Haute voltige
MPAA Rating
Genre
Romance
Action
Thriller
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom; Malaysia; New York City, New York, USA; Scotland, United Kingdom; Hong Kong

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

Robert "Mac" MacDougal has an untarnished reputation as the world's greatest art thief. So when a priceless Rembrant is stolen in New York, the evidence points to Mac. Insurance investigator "Gin" Baker persuades her boss, whose company will lose $24 million on the theft, to let her go after the master criminal. The strong-willed and resourceful Gin has to entrap Mac, but he proves even more elusive and crafty than she expected. While engaging in an electric pas de deux of wariness and attraction, Mac and Gin form an edgy partnership that takes them from London, via the Western Isles of Scotland, to Kuala Lumpur, the high-tech capital of Malaysia. Together they come up with a daring plan for a multi-billion dollar-heist tied to the dawn of a new millennium...

Crew

Fauzi Bin Abdullah

Props

Francis Abdullah

Other

Christopher Ackland

Editor

Shahrulnizam Bin Ahmad

Gaffer

Andy Aitken

Electrician

Douglas Allam

Other

Nina Almond

Assistant

Roy Alon

Stunts

Colin Alway

Visual Effects

Steve Andrews

Camera Trainee

Jonathan Angell

Special Effects

Pete Anthony

Music Conductor

Pete Anthony

Original Music

Magen Appathurai

Location Manager

Ramesh Appathurai

Location Manager

David Appleby

Photography

David Arkle

Helicopter Pilot

Vic Armstrong

Stunt Coordinator

Martin Asbury

Storyboard Artist

Jenny Ash

Stunts

Johnny Ash

Rigging Gaffer

Kenny Atherfold

Grip

Bruce Babcock

Original Music

Stuart Bailey

Project Manager

Linzi Baltrunas

Location Assistant

Bob Balzarini

Video Assist/Playback

Joane Baptiste

Other

Sam Barnes

Other

David Barrett

Assistant Editor

Ray Barrett

Construction Manager

Keith Barton

Other

Ron Bass

Executive Producer

Ron Bass

Screenplay

Ron Bass

From Story

Shauna Beal

Assistant

Clive Beard

Digital Effects Supervisor

Rosie Bedford-stradling

Other

Dickey Beer

Stunts

Bruce Behrens

Construction

Jim Belletier

Assistant Camera Operator

Emma Bendell

Accounting Assistant

Mona Benjamin

Assistant Production Coordinator

John Benn

Other

Roz Bennett

Medic

Les Benson

Property Master

Alex Bicknell

Digital Effects Supervisor

Ian Biggs

Special Effects Supervisor

Gary Birmingham

Transportation Coordinator

William J Bishop

Special Effects

John Blakeley

Visual Effects

Gary Blowfield

Video

Reg Boddy

Best Boy

Linda Bodily

Makeup Artist

Charles Bodycomb

Other

Michael Boone

Art Director

Vebe Borge

Assistant Director

Caimin Bourne

Effects Assistant

Sarah Bradshaw

Production Supervisor

Paul Brannen

Video

Christopher Brennan

Effects Assistant

David Brighton

Special Effects

Judy Britten

Unit Manager

Adam Brockbank

Art Department

Colin Brown

Executive Producer

Steve Brown

Other

William Broyles

Screenplay

Benedikt Brydern

Music

Michael Buck

Grip

Norman Buck

Key Grip

Al Burgess

Production Supervisor

Kenneth Burgomaster

Music Arranger

Elaine Burt

Production Coordinator

Irving Caesar

Song

Julian Caldow

Art Department

G Canu

Song

Trevor Carey

Other

Chris Carreras

Assistant Director

Melanie Carter

Other

Oliver Cary

Assistant Camera Operator

Charles Cash

3-D Artist

Patricia Castellanos

Location Assistant

Jamie Catto

Song

Stefan Cebula

Video

Al Cerullo

Helicopter Pilot

Steve Challenor

Carpenter

Kenneth Chan Weng Sein

Props

Paul Chantler

Accounting Assistant

Konstantinos Christides

Music

Debbie Chua

Other

Temple Clark

Storyboard Artist

Roy Clarke

Transportation

Stuart Clarke

Scenic Artist

Vincent Clarke

Rigging Gaffer

Andy Clayton

Other

Fergus Clegg

Researcher

Simon Cockren

Special Effects

Matthew K Coleman

Production Assistant

Sean Connery

Producer

Vernon Connolly

Best Boy

Stephen Consentino

Camera Operator

Paul Conway

Visual Effects

Nik Cooper

Special Effects

Cliff Corbould

Special Effects Assistant

Ian Corbould

Special Effects

Neil Corbould

Special Effects Supervisor

Paul Corbould

Digital Effects Supervisor

Charles Cottrell

Other

Bryn Court

Art Department

Frances Cousins

Location Assistant

Carole Cowley

Effects Coordinator

Mei Lai Hippisley Coxe

Costume Coordinator

Brenda Coxon

Production Accountant

Annie Crawford

Costumes

Fred Crawford

Other

Steve Crawley

Digital Effects Supervisor

Paul Cridlin

Boom Operator

Gabe Cronnelly

Stunts

Kenny Crouch

Wardrobe Supervisor

David Croucher

Wardrobe Assistant

Steve Cullane

Special Effects

Matthew D'angibau

Motion Control

Matthew D'angibau

Other

Derek Dackombe

Other

Sophie Dasic

Accounting Assistant

Peter Davey

Video

Steven Davies

Other

Nick Davis

Visual Effects Supervisor

Alexandra Day

Effects Coordinator

S Della Monica

Song

Ramli Bin M D Derus

Special Effects Assistant

Keith Devlin

Other

William Dodds

Set Production Assistant

Tom Dolan

Electrician

Jim Dowdall

Stunt Coordinator

Paul Dunn

Special Effects

Mike Durkan

Special Effects

Jack Dyer

Construction

Trevor Dyer

Carpenter

Peter Eardley

Accounting Assistant

Carol Eastwood

Accountant

Sander Ellers

Chief Modelmaker

Colin Ellis

Props

Rosalyn Ellis

Other

Louis Elman

Voice Casting

Frederic Evard

Art Director

Simon Eves

Researcher

Gregory Farrell

Electrician

Raymond Ferguson

Special Effects

David Fernandes

Visual Effects

Jasper Fforde

Other

Carlos Fidel

Assistant Director

Peter Field

Camera Operator

Tim Field

Production Manager

Andy Ford

Other

Jay Fortune

Gaffer

Raymond Fortune

Electrician

Geoff Foster

Sound Mixer

John Fox

Props

Scott Frank

Other

Linda Fraser

Other

Rodney Fuller

Special Effects

Katie Gabriel

Art Director

Harry C Garces

Craft Service

Andrew Gardiner

Electrician

Norman Garwood

Production Designer

Tom Garwood

Other

Barry Gates

Props

Mark Gay

Electrician

James Gemmill

Other

Chris George

3-D Artist

Ben Georgiades

Assistant Engineer

Cyril Gibbons

Technical Advisor

Pat Gilbert

Assistant Sound Editor

Kevin Gilligan

Grip

Tom Gilligan

Dolly Grip

Kenneth Gittens

Special Effects

Andy Glen

Music Editor

Simone Goodridge

Assistant

Allen Goonting

Location Assistant

Christopher Gough

Other

Robert Grayson

Assistant Director

Frank Graziadei

Video Assist/Playback

Aaron Green

Gaffer

Al Griswold

Special Effects Coordinator

Tim Grover

Effects Assistant

Michelle Guish

Casting

Michael Gunner

Other

Jane Haddow

Other

Annie Hadley

Wardrobe

Hilary Haines

Hairdresser

Carolyn Hall

Other

Kenneth Hambling

Carpenter

Reggie Hamilton

Song

Ariff Hamzah

Location Assistant

Frances Hannon

Makeup Artist

Kevin Harris

Construction

Paul Harris

Choreographer

Richard A Harrison

Music Editor

Timothy Hatch

Liaison

John Hayward

Rerecording

Film Details

Also Known As
Haute voltige
MPAA Rating
Genre
Romance
Action
Thriller
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom; Malaysia; New York City, New York, USA; Scotland, United Kingdom; Hong Kong

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring April 30, 1999

Released in United States on Video November 23, 1999

Antoine Fuqua was previously attached to direct, but left the project over creative differences and was replaced by Jon Amiel.

Began shooting June 29, 1998.

Completed shooting mid October 1998.

Fountainbridge Films is Sean Connery's production company.

Released in United States Spring April 30, 1999

Released in United States on Video November 23, 1999