Under Pressure


1h 28m 1998

Brief Synopsis

A heroic firefighter reaches a murderous boiling point during a sweltering Los Angeles heat wave. After his wife leaves him, he begins to turn his psychotic rage on anyone in reach -- including the family next door.

Film Details

Also Known As
Bad Day on the Block
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Thriller
Release Date
1998
Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Synopsis

A heroic firefighter reaches a murderous boiling point during a sweltering Los Angeles heat wave. After his wife leaves him, he begins to turn his psychotic rage on anyone in reach -- including the family next door.

Crew

Roy T Anderson

Stunts

Warren Appleby

Special Effects

David Bailey

Post-Production Coordinator

Sonny Baskin

Editor

Alan Beattie

Producer

Wilfred C Bell

Transportation Coordinator

Denis Bellingham

Boom Operator

Tim Benibell

Special Effects

Beau Biggart

Adr Mixer

Edward Bonutto

Art Assistant

Dave Bouskill

Electrician

Bill Bradford

Craft Service

Eddie Braun

Stunt Coordinator

Eddie Braun

Stunt Man

Bill Bridges

Boom Operator

Timothy Campbell

Electrician

Selene Carr

Makeup Assistant

Gary Chang

Music

Gary Chang

Other

Tommy Chang

Stunt Man

Chris Chesser

Producer

Cara Chisholm

Stand-In

Fabian Choe

Stunt Man

Lesley Clark

Assistant Production Coordinator

Bob Clause

Carpenter

Ross Clydesdale

Casting

John Colavecchia

Loader

Don Coles

Driver

David Connell

Director Of Photography

Jane Conway

Animal Wrangler

Kirk Coppella

Art Department

Steve Corrigan

Carpenter

Marc Corriveau

Property Master

Rod Crombie

Camera Operator

Chris Danton

Unit Production Manager

Jack Daro

Music

Amanda Davies

Assistant

Lisa Davis

Assistant

Richard Davis

Sound Effects Editor

Jennifer Deathe

Assistant Director

Lou Decampo

Wardrobe Supervisor

Jayson Defoe

Stand-In

Gilbert Demers

Carpenter

Cassandra Devenosa

Stand-In

Gary Douglas

Stand-In

Mark Dufour

Grip

Donna Dupere-taylor

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Paul Elliot

Hair

David Evans

Props

Mary Fallick

Stunt Man

Donna Fasken

Other

Cameron Fergus

Stunt Man

John C. Ferguson

Gaffer

Nick Fischer

On-Set Dresser

Bill Foote

Production Assistant

Norm Foster

Driver

George Furfaro

Carpenter

Jerry Furfaro

Driver

Ray Gabourie

Driver

David Gaines

Associate Producer

Michael Galbraith

Dolly Grip

Kris Gilbert

Production Coordinator

Craig Goodwill

Editor

Craig Goodwill

Production Assistant

Billy Gottlieb

Music Supervisor

Marilyn Graf

Foley Mixer

Robert Hannah

Stunt Man

Ronald R Harris

Adr

Todd Hayen

Original Music

Larry Hayward

Transportation

Phil Hetos

Color Timer

Ron Hines

Driver

C J Hinkleman

Adr

C J Hinkleman

Assistant

Roz Hobart

Other

Sara Holmes

Accounting Assistant

Susan Horton

Stunt Man

Donna Hunt

Hair Assistant

Henry Ilola

Construction Manager

Frank K. Isaac

Coproducer

Malene Johansen

Photography

Bill Johnson

Production

Jamie Jones

Stunt Coordinator

Jamie Jones

Stunt Man

Paul Jones

Prosthetic Makeup

Mike Joyce

Transportation

Fred Kamping

Location Manager

Michael Kavanagh

Special Effects

Brian Kelneck

Carpenter

Lynda Kemp

Costume Designer

Jordana Kestenberg

Other

Marilyn Kiewiet

Art Assistant

Patrick King

Dolly Grip

Denis Kirkham

Dresser

Cal Kohne

Grip

Michael Kohne

Key Grip

Adam Kroloff

Sound Effects Editor

Judy Kuntz

Other

Andrew Kunzst

Grip

Martin Lake

Electrician

David Lee

Sound Mixer

Bill Leeking

Driver

Jason Leeking

Driver

Phillip M Leonard

Production Designer

Lisa Lev

Art Director

Kevin Lewis

Consultant

Richard Lourensen

Carpenter

David Loveday

Visual Effects

Neil Lumlock

Location Scout

Brian Lytle

Driver

Fabian Macdonald

Grip

Rudolf Mammitzsch

Camera Trainee

Angelo Maniccia

Other

Bob Marshak

Photography

Evan Mcdonough

Carpenter

John Mcgillivray

Special Effects

Heather Mcintosh

Production Accountant

Tres Mclean

Other

Jason Mclewon

Transportation

Bryan Mcmeeken

Production Assistant

Tom Mcneill

Driver

Tom Mcneill

Other

Paul Menichini

Sound Effects Editor

George Miller

Carpenter

Brian Montague

Electrician

John Muir

Driver

Greg Musgrave

Transportation

Bruce Nazarian

Sound Effects Editor

Stewart Nelsen

Adr Editor

Stewart Nelsen

Dialogue Editor

Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh

Screenplay

Rod O'brien

Sound

Tom O'hara

Electrician

Tim Owen

Location Scout

Ron Paquette

Carpenter

Rick Partlow

Foley Artist

Sarah Peat

Assistant

J Petrie

Driver

Kaarin Piegaze

Other

Michael Plant

Other

Barr Potter

Executive Producer

Sheila Pruden

Assistant Costume Designer

Reet Puhm

Scenic Artist

Karen Rae

Casting

Paul Rapati

Carpenter

Brian Reeves

Other

Allison Reid

Stunt Man

Sergio Reves

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Laurie J Rich

Other

Bruce Roberts

Production Assistant

Steve Robinson

Carpenter

Steve Romolo

Carpenter

Dan Savant

Music Contractor

Karl Schneider

Other

B Tennyson Sebastian Ii

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Melissa Sewell

Sound Effects Editor

Janice Shantz

Makeup Assistant

Andrew Shea

Assistant Director

Steve Shewchuk

Set Decorator

Cathy Shibley

Hair Assistant

Jeff Skochko

Special Effects

Peter Snider

Stand-In

Marco Sousa

Driver

Katherine Southern

Makeup

Gail Steele

Foley Artist

Arkin Steiner

Other

Drew Stevens

Video Assist/Playback

Simone Stock

Assistant

Brian Stoliker

Carpenter

Chris Storey

Production Assistant

Neev Tapeiro

Set Production Assistant

Charles Taylor

Wrangler

Robert Thomas

Stunts

Clive Thomasson

Other

Sarah Thornton

Accounting Assistant

David Till

Assistant Director

Robert Troy

Adr Editor

Robert Troy

Editor

Joe Vechiola

Driver

Noel Verhoog

Other

Robert Vigus

Dolly Grip

Gail Walmsley

Other

John Weber

Accountant

Martin Weinryb

Props Buyer

Kate Weiss

Assistant Director

Danny White

Special Effects

Richard Whitfield

Music Editor

Sherry Whitfield

Music Editor

Deborah Williams

Wardrobe

Jeffrey T Wire

Assistant

Jeffrey T Wire

Adr Editor

Lance Wiseman

Dialogue Editor

Lance Wiseman

Adr Editor

Ron Wisman

Assistant Editor

Ronan Woods

Transportation

Elaine Yarish

Script Supervisor

Ming Yee

Carpenter

Edward York

Assistant Location Manager

Gordon Young

Carpenter

Film Details

Also Known As
Bad Day on the Block
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Thriller
Release Date
1998
Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 22, 1999

Aired in United States Winter January 1, 1998

Released in United States on Video June 22, 1999

Previous title: "Bad Day on the Block."

Budget source: Daily Variety 05/03/1996

Estimated budget: $15,000,000

Began shooting September 23, 1996.

Completed shooting November 13, 1996.