Academy Award winner Hilary Swank (Boys Don't Cry) leads an all-star cast in this electrifying journey that puts you in the middle of the most spectacular film adventure. Geophysicist, Dr. Josh Keyes (Aaron Eckhart, Erin Brockovich) has made a terrifying discovery: the Earth's inner core has stopped rotating. Now the planet's electromagnetic field is deteriorating and within months, Earth will be destroyed. One hope exists: to send Keyes and an elite team of scientists in a subterranean vessel to the center of the Earth. As mankind's fate hangs in the balance, the scientists and the ship's crew must do the unthinkable-detonate a nuclear device to reactivate the Earth's core. Co-starring Delroy Lindo (Ransom), Emmy Award winner Stanley Tucci and Academy Award nominee Alfre Woodard.

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The Core (2003)

PG-13

Action/Adventure/Drama/Suspense/Thriller/Science-Fiction · 2h 15m · 3/28/2003

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Academy Award winner Hilary Swank (Boys Don't Cry) leads an all-star cast in this electrifying journey that puts you in the middle of the most spectacular film adventure. Geophysicist, Dr. Josh Keyes (Aaron Eckhart, Erin Brockovich) has made a terrifying discovery: the Earth's inner core has stopped rotating. Now the planet's electromagnetic field is deteriorating and within months, Earth will be destroyed. One hope exists: to send Keyes and an elite team of scientists in a subterranean vessel to the center of the Earth. As mankind's fate hangs in the balance, the scientists and the ship's crew must do the unthinkable-detonate a nuclear device to reactivate the Earth's core. Co-starring Delroy Lindo (Ransom), Emmy Award winner Stanley Tucci and Academy Award nominee Alfre Woodard.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, Germany, Canada, United Kingdom

Production Companies

Paramount Pictures, David Foster Productions, Munich Film Partners New Century & Company (MFP) Core Productions

Budget

$85,000,000

Revenue

$31,111,260
Cast
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Christopher Shyer

Dave Perry
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Ray Galletti

Paul
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Eileen Pedde

Lynne
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Rekha Sharma

Danni (as Rékha Sharma)
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Tom Scholte

Acker
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Aaron Eckhart

Josh
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Glenn Morshower

FBI Agent
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Anthony Harrison

FBI Agent
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Tchéky Karyo

Serge (as Tcheky Karyo)
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Richard Jenkins

General Purcell
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Bart Anderson

Dad
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Nicole Leroux

Mom
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Justin Callan

Little Boy
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Chris Humphreys

GBTV Reporter - Trafalgar Square
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Hilary Swank

Beck
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Dion Johnstone

Flight Engineer Timmins
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Bruce Greenwood

Commander Richard Iverson
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Alfre Woodard

Stickley
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Fred Ewanuick

Endeavor Flight Engineer (as Fred Ewanvick)
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Hrothgar Mathews

Chief Engineer Mission Control
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Shawn Green

Self
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Ming-Tzong Hong

Scientist
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Stanley Tucci

Zimsky
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Jennifer Spence

Zimsky's Assistant
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Michael St. John Smith

Pentagon General
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John Shaw

FBI Agent - Rat's Apartment
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Delroy Lindo

Brazzelton
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DJ Qualls

Rat
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Nickolas Baric

Security Policeman - Tribunal
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Fred Keating

Court-Martial Presiding Officer
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Rosa Di Brigida

Rome Café Patron
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Roberto Roberto

Rome Café Patron
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Ermanno De Biagi

Rome Café Patron
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Marcello Laurentis

Rome Café Patron
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Greg Bennett

Technician - Virgil Base
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Matt Winston

Luke Barry
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Claire Riley

News Anchor
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Marke Driesschen

News Anchor
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Laurie Murdoch

Project Destiny Engineer
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Costa Spanos

Project Destiny Engineer
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Monique Martel

Paris Café Lady
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Lenie Scoffié

Paris Café Lady (as Lenie Scoffie)
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Nathaniel DeVeaux

U.S.S. Constellation Captain (as Nathaniel Deveaux)
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Robert Manitopyes

U.S.S. Constellation Screen Ops
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Alejandro Abellan

U.S.S. Soldier (uncredited)
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Benjamin Barton

Scientist / Extra (uncredited)
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Jeffrey Gold

Engineer (uncredited)
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Dale Hawes

Beach Goer (uncredited)
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Angelica Hayden

Coffeehouse Patron (uncredited)
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Rick Kain

Chief Petty Officer (uncredited)
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Robert Paul Lewis

Beach-goer (uncredited)
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Jon Lindsey

Construction Worker (uncredited)
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Pamela Martin

News Anchor (uncredited)
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Alec Medlock

(voice) (uncredited)
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Dan Olivo

Italian man (uncredited)
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Alonso Oyarzun

Security Policeman (uncredited)
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Priscilla Poland

Scientist (uncredited)
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Ryan Poland

Soldier (uncredited)
Crew
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Jon Amiel

Director
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Cooper Layne

Writer
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John Rogers

Writer
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