Mr. & Mrs. Smith


1h 52m 2005

Brief Synopsis

John and Jane Smith are an ordinary suburban couple with an ordinary, lifeless suburban marriage. But each is hiding something the other would kill to know: Mr. and Mrs. Smith are actually highly paid, incredibly efficient assassins--and they work for competing organizations. Mr. and Mrs. Smith both

Film Details

Also Known As
Mr & Mrs Smith, Mr and Mrs Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Smith
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2005
Production Company
Michael Mesirow; Scott Larue; Thomas Giordano
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
New York City, New York, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

John and Jane Smith are an ordinary suburban couple with an ordinary, lifeless suburban marriage. But each is hiding something the other would kill to know: Mr. and Mrs. Smith are actually highly paid, incredibly efficient assassins--and they work for competing organizations. Mr. and Mrs. Smith both discover a new source of excitement in their marriage, when they're hired to assassinate each other--and that's when the real fun starts. The result is a total action spectacle, as Mr. and Mrs. Smith put their formidable skills to work and their marriage to the ultimate test.

Crew

Willy Abers

Song

Timothy D. Ackers

Painter

Tom Acosta

Greensman

Alfred Ainsworth

Video Playback

Ulrika Akander

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Laura Albert

Stunts

Pamela Alch

Script Supervisor

William R Aldridge

Special Effects Foreman

Kenny Alexander

Stunts

Krista Allain

Visual Effects

Wade Allen

Stunts

Jorge Almeida

Character Designer

Jo-anne Alvarez

Painter

Hank Amos

Stunts

Christian Andersen

Props

Steve Arguello

Cgi Artist

Shannon Armstrong

Production Assistant

Kristiona Arnds

Camera Assistant

Ryan Arndt

Special Effects Technician

Dana Arnold

Rigging Gaffer

Billy G Arter

Transportation Coordinator

Mike Artino

Medic

Sage Asteak

Production Assistant

Greg Astles

Digital Effects Artist

Larry Aube

Key Rigging Grip

Robert Baek

Assistant Camera

Dean Bailey

Stunt Player

Tammie Baird

Stunts

Jeri Baker

Hair Stylist

Myron Baker

Costumer

Jeffrey Baksinski

Digital Effects

Barton Barber Jr.

Special Effects Technician

Garnet Baril

Special Effects Technician

Jeffrey T. Barnes

Visual Effects Producer

Katie Baron

Production Assistant

James P Barrett

Construction

Stanton Barrett

Stunts

Ken Bates

Stunts

Bojan Bazelli

Dp/Cinematographer

Bojan Bazelli

Other

Bojan Bazelli

Director Of Photography

Ty Beck

Foreman

David Behar

3-D Artist

Ulises Bella

Song

Jim Belletier

Visual Effects

Jennifer Bender

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Mike Bender

Painter

Richard Bennetti

Transportation Coordinator

Jeffrey Benoit

Digital Effects Artist

Mike Benzick

Models

William Bergman

Song

Kevin Berlandi

Set Production Assistant

Kim Berner

Script Supervisor

Greg Berry

Assistant Art Director

Ralph Bertelle

Production Coordinator

David Betancourt

Foley Mixer

George Billinger Iii

Steadicam Operator

George Billinger Iii

Camera

Richard Michael Biseti

Special Effects Technician

Melody Bishop

Art Department Coordinator

Jean Black

Makeup Artist

Varina Bleil

Associate Producer

Alex Block

Assistant

Roger O Bojarski

Transportation Captain

Bryan Booth

Generator Operator

Kela Boyd

Craft Service

Jon Boyden

Costumer

Karen M. Boyle-anastasio

Editing

Eddie Braun

Stunts

Chris Brenczewski

Special Effects Technician

Michael W Brennan

Dolly Grip

Aaron Brock

Assistant Editor

Richard Brooks Burton

Camera

Bob F Brown

Stunts

Jeffrey S Brown

Greensman

Troy Brown

Stunts

Rick Bruck

Key Grip

Dominick Bruno

Props

Kenneth Bryant

On-Set Dresser

James D Bubb

Props

Shane Buckallew

Plasterer

Bryan R Buckler

Welder

Ray Bulinski

Craft Service

Jane Bulmer

Assistant

Lisa Buono

Makeup Artist

Dennis Burrell

Production Assistant

Mary Burton

Makeup Artist

David V Butler

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Jez Butterworth

Other

Jez Butterworth

Screenplay (Uncredited)

James D Camomile

Special Effects Technician

David Richard Campbell

Music Scoring Mixer

William A Campbell

Costumer

Steve Cantamessa

Sound Mixer

Henry Cantor

Generator Operator

Tom Carlson

Music Editor

Damon Caro

Stunts

Jack Carpenter

Stunts

Aliya Carter

Assistant

Andy Carter

Painter

Erin Carufel

Stunts

Joe Eddie Casares

Video Assist/Playback

Derek Casari

Foley

Michael Cashore

Digital Effects Artist

David Castillo

Stunts

John Cazin

Special Effects Technician

John Cefalu

Location Manager

Al Cerullo

Helicopter Pilot

Richard Cetrone

Stunts

Jacob Chambers

Stunts

Claire Chandou

Transportation

Dave Channing

Music Editor

Mark Chapman

Stunts

Stan Charnin

Coordinator

Randy L Childs

Props

Albert Cho

Assistant Director

Michael Clark

Props

John Cleveland

Grip

Bonnie Clevering

Hair Stylist

Craig Cockerill

Assistant Camera

Lisa Cohen

Stunts

Jason P Columbus

Assistant Production Coordinator

Brad Combs

Assistant

Norm Compton

Stunts

Stanley Conger

Accounting Assistant

Richard H Conkling

Assistant Editor

Eddie Conna

Stunts

Mark Connelly

Assistant Camera

Robert Consing

Storyboard Artist

Mark Coo

Grip

Michael Coo

Key Grip

Paul Cook

Song

Kathleen Corgan

Visual Effects

Loren Corl

Key Grip

Scott Cosgrove

Stunts

Simon Crane

Unit Director

Laurence Cropley

Rigging Electrician

Jason Crosby

Cg Supervisor

Sue Crosby

Costumer

Lorraine Crossman

Set Costumer

Clay Cullen

Stunts

Keith P. Cunningham

Art Director

Greg Curtis

Special Effects Foreman

Scott Curtis

Foley Editor

Alana D

Song Performer

Scott Daharb

Assistant Camera

Clay Dale

3-D Artist

Merrilee Dale

Accounting Assistant

Bobby Dall

Song

Jeff Dashnaw

Stunts

Debbi Datz-pyle

Music Contractor

Glenn R Davis

Grip

Keith Davis

Stunts

Tim A Davison

Stunts

James E Day

Construction

Mark Deallessandro

Stunts

Steven Dearth

Special Effects Technician

Gary Deaton

Props

Brad Dechter

Original Music

Chris Del Conte

Visual Effects Producer

Kent Demaine

Cg Supervisor

Vinicius Demoraes

Song

Lou Denarco

Assistant Camera

Deborah Lamia Denevar

Makeup

Ralph Denson

Visual Effects

Audrey Deroche

Music Supervisor

Ross Deroche

Music Arranger

Marguerite Derricks

Choreographer

Cc Deville

Song

Orlando Diaz

Rigging Electrician

Domenic Digiorgio

Digital Effects Artist

Mark J Dillon

Modelmaker

Victor Dimichina

Digital Effects Supervisor

Lisa D. Disanto

Art Department Coordinator

Joseph Divalerio

Visual Effects Designer

Sharon Dixon

Assistant

Perry Dodgson

Boom Operator

Bob Dohrmann

Production Coordinator

Scott Dougherty

Visual Effects Producer

Paul Downer

Digital Effects Artist

Matt Downey

Special Effects Technician

Alan Downs

Rigging Grip

Lisa A Doyle

Set Costumer

Val Drake

Sculptor

Christopher Drewes

Painter

John Dugan

Plasterer

Ante Dugandzic

Special Effects Technician

Doc Duhame

Stunts

Bruce Dukov

Music Conductor

Peter Dydo

3-D Artist

Andy Dylan

Stunts

Bob Dylan

Song

Rich E. Cordobes

Special Effects Technician

Sandy East

Stunts

Wade Eastwood

Stunt Coordinator

Robert Eber

Sound Mixer

David Ebner

Visual Effects Producer

Jb Eckl

Song

Kevin Elam

Visual Effects Supervisor

Christopher T Elledge

On-Set Dresser

Film Details

Also Known As
Mr & Mrs Smith, Mr and Mrs Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Smith
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2005
Production Company
Michael Mesirow; Scott Larue; Thomas Giordano
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
New York City, New York, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer June 10, 2005

Released in United States on Video November 29, 2005

Nicole Kidman was previously attached to play Mrs. Smith.

Simon Kinberg reportedly received low against mid six figures for this project. Literary Sale Date 07/14/2000

Director Liman had the "Hector" role rewritten specifically for Brody.

Principle photography began January 2004 and wrapped May 5, 2004. Additional footage was shot 8/21/04 - 9/18/04 and again on 3/11/05 - 3/23/05.

Although Brad Pitt dropped out of the project due to the lack of a leading lady, he recommitted to star once Jolie was signed.

Catherine Zeta-Jones and Cate Blanchett were considered to play Mrs. Smith.

Released in United States Summer June 10, 2005

Released in United States on Video November 29, 2005