The Rock

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  • R
  • 1996
  • 2 hr 15 min
  • 7.4  (315,625)
  • 58

The Rock chronicles a hostage situation on the island prison of Alcatraz and the ensuing attempted rescue by marine forces, a former resident of Alcatraz, and a scientist specializing in chemical weapons. The story follows the unique perspective of an inmate with knowledge of the Alcatraz prison system and the weaknesses in the entry points that may lead to a possible hostage rescue. The story also follows a chemical weapons specialist with no combat experience. His anxiety must be overcome so his knowledge can be utilized. These two characters must work together for a successful hostage rescue mission.

The Rock
The Rock
The Rock

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The Rock chronicles a hostage situation on the island prison of Alcatraz and the ensuing attempted rescue by marine forces, a former resident of Alcatraz, and a scientist specializing in chemical weapons. The story follows the unique perspective of an inmate with knowledge of the Alcatraz prison system and the weaknesses in the entry points that may lead to a possible hostage rescue.

The story also follows a chemical weapons specialist with no combat experience. His anxiety must be overcome so his knowledge can be utilized.

These two characters must work together for a successful hostage rescue mission.

The Rock is a 1996 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 15 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4 and a MetaScore of 58.

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  • Release Date
    1996
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 15 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (315,625)
  • Metascore
    58