White House Down


2h 12m 2013

Brief Synopsis

Washington D.C. policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job of being a Secret Service agent and protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to disappoint his young daughter with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, and they are there when the complex is overtaken by a

Film Details

Also Known As
Asalto al poder, Ataque, Ataque ao Poder, Baltuju Rumu ?turmas, Beyaz Saray Düstü, El Ataque, Maison Blanche en péril, Napad na Belo hi?o, Napad na Belu kucu, O Ataque, Sotto Assedio - White House Down, Swiat w plomieniach, Uzbrukums Baltajam namam
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2013
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Washington, D.C., USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 12m

Synopsis

Washington D.C. policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job of being a Secret Service agent and protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to disappoint his young daughter with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, and they are there when the complex is overtaken by a paramilitary group. Now the nation's government is falling into chaos, time is running out and it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter and the country.

Crew

Aurelia Abate

Visual Effects Producer

Sushant Acharekar

Visual Effects

Kate Adams

Layout Artist

Pranay Agarwal

Compositor

Ivy Agregan

Visual Effects Producer

Vincent Aird

Props

Ulrika Akander

Adr Editor

Ahmad Akkaoui

Visual Effects

Claire Alary

Property Master

Lee Alexander

Matchmove Artist

Rodney Alexander

Stunts

Joe Allegro

Electrician

Rob Allman

Cg Supervisor

Herb Alpert

Song Performer

Terence Alvares

Compositor

Frederic Amblard

Set Designer

Julie Amyot

Wardrobe

Jonathan Anastasiades

Compositor

Chris Anderson

Visual Effects Producer

Serge Archambault

Scenic Artist

Henri Aubertin

Costume Supervisor

Eric Aubin

Camera

Marc Aubry

Animator

Daniel Auclair

Production Manager

Charles Audet

Head Scenic Carpenter

Ian L. Axilrod

Assistant Camera

Camille Baduraux

Assistant Camera

Marie-elaine Bailly

Production Coordinator

Rainer Bajorat

Still Photographer

Abu Bakar

Compositor

Sandra Balej

Compositor

Craig Bardsley

Animation Supervisor

Paul Barrette

Armourer

Branko Basarovski

Visual Effects

Romain Bayle

Matte Painter

Olivier Beaulieu

Compositor

Chuck M Beaver

Models

Stephen Bedford

Set Designer

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Song

Michael Bentitou

Visual Effects

Jordan Benwick

Compositor

Frédéric Berger

Production Assistant

Sylvain Bergevin

Best Boy Electric

Alain Bernard

Unit Manager

Michel Bernier

Assistant Camera

Louise Bertrand

Visual Effects Producer

Marco Bianco

Stunts

Michael Billette

Modelmaker

Pierre Blain

Compositor

Bobby Blais

Production Assistant

Raphaele Blanchard

Visual Effects

Andrea Block

Visual Effects Supervisor

Ann Marie Blommaert

Visual Effects Coordinator

John Bober

Transportation Captain

Peter Bodnarus

Set Designer

Blanche Boileau

Costume Supervisor

Michel Bolduc

Camera Operator

Michael Borgstrom

Visual Effects

Fernand Bos

Music Editor

Greg Ten Bosch

Sound Effects Editor

Maryse Bouchard

Visual Effects

Richard Boucher

Dolly Grip

Roch Boucher

Assistant Camera

Daniel Boudreau

Unit Manager

Alicia Boue

Wardrobe

Aidan Bourke

Production Assistant

Steve Bowen

Colorist

Ron Bowman

Visual Effects

Paul Brady

Special Effects Technician

The Tijuana Brass

Song Performer

Sarah Breneman

Assistant

Julie Breton

Extras Agent/Coordinator

James Brett

Music Conductor

Michael Brinkley

Transportation

Andre Brizard

Compositor

Michel Brochu

Carpenter

Jason Brown

Compositor

Rosana Bruni

Payroll Accountant

Scott Brust

Modelmaker

Todd Bryant

Stunts

Goolzar Buchia

Visual Effects

Silver Butler

Assistant Director

Stephane Byl

Transportation

Michelle C(tt

Hairdresser

Steve Cady

Animator

Marc Calvelo

Animator

Francis Camacho

Matchmove Artist

Chad Camilleri

Stunts

Grady Campbell

Compositor

Marco Cantaluppi

Compositor

André Cantarel

Cg Supervisor

Gabrielle Cantin

Production Assistant

Christian Caperaa

Assistant Camera

Joe Cappelletti

Adr Voice Casting

Reid Carolin

Executive Producer

Charles Carter

Makeup Artist

Charles Castonguay

Video Assist/Playback

Mira Caveno

Set Designer

Julien Chabot

Visual Effects

Francois Chancrin

Software Engineer

Gillian Chandler

Makeup Artist

Sylvain Chaput

Craft Service

Cedric Charron

Boom Operator

Annick Chartier

Wardrobe

Colby Chartrand

Stunts

Devrishi Chatterjee

Compositor

Alexander Chen

Visual Effects

Aric Cheng

Set Designer

Lisy Christl

Costume Designer

Adriano Cirulli

Compositor

Jacob Clark

Animator

Michael J. Clarke

Visual Effects

Stephen Clee

Animator

Michel Clement

Assistant Art Director

Alec Comtois

Best Boy Electric

Emma Cooper

Visual Effects Coordinator

Hannah Cooper

Casting Associate

Juan Correa

Animator

Isabelle Cote

Graphic Artist

Jean Courteau

Gaffer

Christopher Courtland

Compositor

Louis Craig

Special Effects Supervisor

Kyle D Crosby

Production Coordinator

Joanie Croteau

Visual Effects Coordinator

Robert De La Cruz

Modelmaker

Martyn 'moose' Culpitt

Visual Effects Supervisor

Andreas Dahn

2-D Artist

Francois Daignault

Camera Operator

Patrick Daireaux

Production Assistant

Kurtis Dawe

Modelmaker

Jake Delaney

Visual Effects Coordinator

Ryan Delaney

Visual Effects Producer

Thierry Delattre

Visual Effects Producer

Brian Delmonico

Compositing Supervisor

Guliz Demiray

Animator

Ross Deroche

Music

Chantal Desgagne

Unit Manager Assistant

Brigitte Deshusses

Assistant Property Master

Valerie Deslauriers

Production Assistant

Matt Dessero

Visual Effects Supervisor

Prashant Dhorte

Visual Effects

Peter Dimakos

Assistant Art Director

Deidra Dixon

Hairdresser

Martin Doepner

Assistant Director

George Douglas

Compositor

Keegan Douglas

Compositor

Anik Drapeau

Assistant Director

Jean-francois Dube

Key Rigging Grip

Alex Dubus

Visual Effects

Mathieu Duchesne

Illustrator

Paul Ducker

Visual Effects

Sylvaine Dufaux

Camera Operator

Jean-francois Duplat

Assistant Director

Mathieu Dupuis

Compositor

Andrew Dutton

Consultant

André Duval

Hairdresser

Colin Ebbeson

Visual Effects

Richard Edlinger

Song Performer

Janeen Elliott

Compositor

Daniel Elophe

Compositing Supervisor

Ute Emmerich

Executive Producer

Volker Engel

Visual Effects Supervisor

Volker Engel

Coproducer

Mark Ennis

Carpenter

Alexandra Ernst

Visual Effects Coordinator

Benjamin Espinosa

Production Assistant

Jeremy Ezekiel

Compositor

Sophie Farkas Bolla

Assistant Editor

Shayne Farrier

Visual Effects

Earl Fast

Animation Supervisor

Andree-anne Faucher

Production Assistant

Alex Feldman

Assistant

Brody Fikkert

Visual Effects

Naomi Sunrise Filoramo

Assistant Editor

Dan Finnegan

Visual Effects

Igor Fiorentini

Compositor

Bradley Fischer

Producer

Forest P Fischer

Set Designer

Carol Flaisher

Production Supervisor

Dadrian Flavors

Visual Effects

Jean-pierre Flayeux

Visual Effects

Niall Flinn

Visual Effects

Terry Flowers

Special Effects Supervisor

Anna Foerster

Director Of Photography

Bill Forster

Foreman

Gilles Fortier

Rigging Gaffer

Zachary Fox

Visual Effects Coordinator

Kevin Frame

Stunts

Josee Francis

Assistant Location Manager

Skye Freeman

Modelmaker

Neville Freitas

Matchmove Artist

Julia Frey

Visual Effects Producer

Alex Gabriel

Visual Effects

Joe Gaffney

Visual Effects

Jean Gagnon

Set Designer

Jean-philippe Gagnon

Production Assistant

Martine Gagnon

Assistant Costume Designer

Aron Galabuzi

Compositor

Alessandro Gallizzi

Best Boy Grip

Johnny Galvin

Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Asalto al poder, Ataque, Ataque ao Poder, Baltuju Rumu ?turmas, Beyaz Saray Düstü, El Ataque, Maison Blanche en péril, Napad na Belo hi?o, Napad na Belu kucu, O Ataque, Sotto Assedio - White House Down, Swiat w plomieniach, Uzbrukums Baltajam namam
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2013
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Washington, D.C., USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 12m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States June 28, 2013

Released in United States on Video October 29, 2013

Wide Release in United States June 28, 2013

Released in United States on Video October 29, 2013

Columbia Pictures bought the spec by James Vanderbilt for a reported $3 million.