Ladder 49


1h 55m 2004

Brief Synopsis

Baltimore firefighter Jack Morrison, making the transition from inexperienced rookie to seasoned veteran, struggles to cope with a risky, demanding job that often shortchanges his wife and kids. He relies on the support of his mentor and captain, Mike Kennedy and his second family--found in the brotherly bond between the men of the firehouse. But when Jack becomes trapped in the worst blaze of his career, his life and the things he holds important--family, dignity, courage--come into focus. As his fellow firemen of Ladder 49 do all they can to rescue him, Jack's life hangs in the balance.

Film Details

Also Known As
Piège de feu
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2004
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Balitmore, Maryland, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m

Synopsis

Baltimore firefighter Jack Morrison, making the transition from inexperienced rookie to seasoned veteran, struggles to cope with a risky, demanding job that often shortchanges his wife and kids. He relies on the support of his mentor and captain, Mike Kennedy and his second family--found in the brotherly bond between the men of the firehouse. But when Jack becomes trapped in the worst blaze of his career, his life and the things he holds important--family, dignity, courage--come into focus. As his fellow firemen of Ladder 49 do all they can to rescue him, Jack's life hangs in the balance.

Crew

Steve Adcock

Camera Operator

G. A. Aguilar

Stunt Coordinator

Danny Aiello Iii

Stunt Performer

Kelly Allen

Assistant

William Ambrose

Best Boy Grip

John A Amicarella

Post-Production Supervisor

Bunny Andrews

Music Editor

Curtis A Andrews

Electrician

James M Arnett

Unit Director

Seth Arnett

Stunt Performer

Tiel Arnot

Rigging Grip

David Atherton

Makeup Artist

David Atherton

Prosthetic Makeup

Bruce Babcock

Original Music

Whit Baldwin

Helicopter Pilot

Donnell Barnes

Instructor

Robert Batha

Assistant Sound Editor

Charles Thomas Baxter

Location Manager

David Beach

Construction

Charley Beal

Set Designer

Chuck Bemis

Camera

Cheryl Bergman

Other

Armyan Bernstein

Executive Producer

John Bissell

Music Supervisor

Rich Bittner

Choreographer

Jonathan Blandin

Electrician

Rhett Bloomquist

Grip

Gregory Bolton

Art Director

Erik Boring

On-Set Dresser

Dennis Bradford

Set Designer

Julian Brain

Assistant Director

Sherri Bramlett

Hair Stylist

Alex Brandenburg

Production Assistant

Kevin Braun

3-D Artist

Jason Bretz

Avid Editor

Julie J Briggs

Craft Service

Fleming Brooks

Assistant

Andrew Brown

Production Assistant

Jill Brown

Stunt Performer

Robert Bruce

Rigging Electrician

Bill Brummond

Steadicam Operator

Michelle Buhler

Makeup Artist

Jane Burka

Art Department Coordinator

Tony Burrough

Production Designer

Sandra Buttimer

Assistant Location Manager

Shane Buzby

Foreman

Kelly Cabral

Sound Editor

Abigail Callahan

Assistant

Nicole Callender

Stunt Performer

Paul Carden

Sound Effects Editor

Chris Carpenter

Sound Mixer

James L Carter

Director Of Photography

John Cenatiempo

Stunt Performer

Al Cerullo

Helicopter Pilot

Dean Citroni

Grip

Terry Clark

On-Set Dresser

Karen B Clem

Set Costumer

Melissa "stanley" Cohen

Production Coordinator

Vidal Cohen

Key Grip

Lewis Colick

Screenplay

Bob Colletti

Stunt Double

Laura Connors

Accounting Assistant

Kevin Constant

Art Director

Brian Cooper

Assistant Production Coordinator

Gary Coppola

Foley Mixer

Blaise Corrigan

Stunt Performer

Ned Corrigan

Stunt Performer

Richard Cronn

Gaffer

Douglas Crosby

Stunts

Austin Cross

Rigging Electrician

Stephenson Crossley

Location Manager

Stephen Dane

Set Designer

Matt Danon

Hair Stylist

Debbi Datz-pyle

Music Contractor

F Dale Davis

On-Set Dresser

Michael E Davis

Construction Coordinator

Matthew Della Polla

Music Producer

Gabriel Dellavecchia

Accounting Assistant

Richard Devinki

Production

George Doering

Music

Peter Donen

Visual Effects Supervisor

Geoffrey Dowell

Stunt Performer

Miller Drake

Visual Effects Editor

Beth Dubber

Transportation Coordinator

Kevin Dugard

Medic

Rickley W Dumm

Sound Effects Editor

Gary Duncan

Transportation Coordinator

Anthony Durazzo

Assistant Editor

Syd Dutton

Visual Effects

Peter Epstein

Stunt Performer

Caprice Ericson

Location Scout

Peter Evangelatos

Craft Service

Nicole Evanshaw

Special Effects Supervisor

Kim Everett-martin

Casting Associate

Carol Everson

Sound

Marty Ewing

Unit Production Manager

Marty Ewing

Executive Producer

Michael J. Fahey

Best Boy Grip

Michael R Faulkner

Location Assistant

Karen Faust

Accounting Assistant

Larry Fioritto

Special Effects Coordinator

Michael G Fisher

Music

John Fitzgerald

Production Assistant

Gail Fitzgibbons

Costume Supervisor

Chris Flynn

Digital Effects Artist

Travis Flynn

Digital Effects

Collin Fowler

Coordinator

Nancy Foy

Casting Director

Joe Francis

3-D Artist

Kirk Francis

Sound Mixer

Kirk Francis

Sound

Mark Freund

Visual Effects Supervisor

Tim Gallin

Stunt Performer

Ginny Galloway

Coordinator

Jason Garcia

Stunt Performer

Max Garcia

Craft Service

Rusty Gardner

Video Assist/Playback

Teri Garner

On-Set Dresser

Michael Gearhart

Grip

Sari Gennis

3-D Animator

Francesca Gerlach

Scenic Artist

Jeffrey Lee Gibson

Stunt Performer

Jonathan Gibson

Production Assistant

Jim Gilchrist

Sound Mixer

Michele Giordano

Production Supervisor

Susanna Glattly

Scenic Artist

David Goldsmith

Video Assist/Playback

Erik Gorczynski

Production Secretary

Jeffrey Pratt Gordon

On-Set Dresser

Dennis Green

Video

Tony Guida

Stunt Performer

David Shane Guild

Rigging Electrician

Lisa Hackler

Production Coordinator

Gregory G. Hale

Assistant Director

John Hamilton

Loader

Brian Hanable

Digital Effects Artist

Tom Hardisty

Music Engineer

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Kenneth Harris

Electrician

Marianne Hayden

Production Assistant

Maureen Healy

Digital Effects Artist

Elizabeth Hedges

Loader

Amy Herman

Unit Production Manager

Mason Hersey

Assistant Camera

Ron Hersey

Director Of Photography

Joshua Hersko

Office Runner

Darryl Herzon

Best Boy Electric

Cort Hessler Iii

Stunt Performer

Jim Holmes

Craft Service

Deirdre Horgan

Script Supervisor

Steve Hurson

Assistant Camera

Olugbemiga Idowu

Production Assistant

Chip Ingram

Grip

John Jefferies

Set Designer

Arabella Johannes

Assistant

Aj Johnson

Grip

Greg Johnson

Sound Engineer

Tudor Jones

Assistant Director

Mike Justus

Stunt Double

Renee Ehrlich Kalfus

Costume Designer

Brad Kalinoski

Digital Effects Artist

Doc Kane

Adr

Gary Kangrga

Rigging Grip

Stephanie Karangelen

Costume Coordinator

Richard Karoll

Production Assistant

Chris Kellett

Boom Operator

Kate Kelly

Production Coordinator

Paul D Kelly

Set Designer

Sean Kelly

Stunt Performer

Jay Kemp

Rigging Gaffer

Mark Kenaston

Rotoscope Animator

Elizabeth Kenton

Adr Supervisor

Mara Kerum

Craft Service

Kristina Kilpe

Props Assistant

Jason King

Sound Effects Editor

Raymond King

3-D Animator

Cheryl Kinion

Makeup Artist

Martin A Kircher

Projectionist

Timber Kislan

Accountant

Todd Kolker

Assistant

Peter Koob

Dga Trainee

Adam Kowalski

Compositing Supervisor

Andy Koyama

Sound Mixer

Kim Krafsky

Animal Trainer

Tom Kramer

Music Editor

Phil Lam

Craft Service

Vincent Lascoumes

Assistant Director

Eric Lasko

Assistant Director

Jennifer Law-stump

Digital Effects Artist

Marty Layton

Camera Operator

Christophe Le Chanu

Assistant Director

Lynn Ledgerwood

Rigging Electrician

Rick Lefevour

Stunt Performer

Claude Letessier

Sound Effects Editor

Andrea Levine

Assistant Property Master

Rich Lieu

Digital Effects Artist

Stephanie Lovell

Production Assistant

Rhea Lowenthal

Set Costumer

Ted Lubonovich

Foreman

Michael Luckeroth

Transportation Coordinator

Film Details

Also Known As
Piège de feu
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2004
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Balitmore, Maryland, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall October 1, 2004

Released in United States on Video March 8, 2005

Released in United States on Video March 8, 2005

Released in United States Fall October 1, 2004