New York City is about to be taken for a ride. It's just an ordinary day for subway dispatcher Walter Garber (Denzel Washington), until a vicious gang of criminals led by the mysterious Ryder (John Travolta) hijacks one of the city's train cars. The ransom: ten million dollars. The deadline: one hour. Now Walter is thrust into a race against time to save the lives of all the innocent hostages on board... and stop Ryder from getting away. From director Tony Scott and screenwriter Brian Helgeland (Man on Fire).

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The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)

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Action/Crime/Suspense/Thriller · 1h 46m · 6/12/2009

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New York City is about to be taken for a ride.

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New York City is about to be taken for a ride. It's just an ordinary day for subway dispatcher Walter Garber (Denzel Washington), until a vicious gang of criminals led by the mysterious Ryder (John Travolta) hijacks one of the city's train cars. The ransom: ten million dollars. The deadline: one hour. Now Walter is thrust into a race against time to save the lives of all the innocent hostages on board... and stop Ryder from getting away. From director Tony Scott and screenwriter Brian Helgeland (Man on Fire).

Streaming Popularity Today: 4797 1885

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, United Kingdom

Production Companies

Columbia Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), Relativity Media, Scott Free Productions, Escape Artists

Budget

$100,000,000

Revenue

$150,166,126
Cast
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Casimir Gregory

Gang Banger #3 (uncredited)
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Todd Travis Warrick

ESU Officer (uncredited)
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Denzel Washington

Walter Garber
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John Travolta

Ryder
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Luis Guzmán

Phil Ramos (as Luis Guzman)
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Victor Gojcaj

Bashkin
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Robert Vataj

Emri
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John Turturro

Camonetti
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Michael Rispoli

John Johnson
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Ramon Rodriguez

Delgado
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James Gandolfini

Mayor
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John Benjamin Hickey

Deputy Mayor LaSalle
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Alex Kaluzhsky

George
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Gbenga Akinnagbe

Wallace
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Katherine Sigismund

Mom
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Jake Siciliano

8-Year-Old Boy
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Jason Butler Harner

Mr. Thomas
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Gary Basaraba

Jerry Pollard (Motorman)
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Tonye Patano

Regina (Conductor)
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Aunjanue Ellis

Therese (Garber's Wife)
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Anthony Annarumma

'Q' Train Motorman
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Victor Cruz

Maintainer Three
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Glen Tortorella

Maintenance Worker
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Bobby Bojorklund

Maintenance Worker
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Saidah Arrika Ekulona

Dispatcher One
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Jasmin Tavarez

Puerto Rican Girl
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Alice Kremelberg

George's Girlfriend
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Sean Meehan

Undercover Cop
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Todd Susman

Supervisor
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J. Bernard Calloway

Officer Moran / NYPD Liaison
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Chip Brookes

Zealous Aide
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Zach Poole

LaSalle's Aide
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Reuben Jackson

Reporter at MTA
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Sean Nelson

ESU One
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Deak Evgenikos

ESU Two
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Ty Jones

Sniper
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Lee Shepherd

Dr. Weiss
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Mike Houston

Money Car Driver
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René Ifrah

Money Car Shotgun (as Rene Ifrah)
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Frank Wood

Police Commissioner Sterman
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Brian Haley

Police Captain Hill (MTA)
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Maria Bartiromo

Financial Reporter
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John Lavelle

Team Member (NYPD)
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Chance Kelly

ESU Captain
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Peter Bucossi

SUV Driver
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Steve Routman

Heckler
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Laurie Cole

Reporter at 42nd Street & Vanderbilt
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Nick Loren

Tunnel Commander
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Daniel Stewart Sherman

ESU Lieutenant Staley
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Patrick Dalton

MTA Worker (as Patrick J. Dalton)
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John Keiser

MTA Worker
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Adrian Martinez

Cabbie
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Jordan Gelber

Commuter
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Rose DelCastillo

Reporter
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Joe Forbrich

ESU Guy
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Jason Cerbone

ESU Guy
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Billy Devlin

ESU Guy
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Jonathan Rau

Federal Reserve Supervisor
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Mike Mihm

ESU Desk Officer
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Sammy Miraglia

Motorman
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Kenneth Natal

Motorman
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Robert Perry

Motorman
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Fernando Alicea

Business Man (uncredited)
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Frank Anello

NYPD Officer (uncredited)
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Michael Arthur

NYPD Cop (uncredited)
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Daniel Bartkewicz

Commuter (uncredited)
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Tommy Bayiokos

Garber's Hero Transit Cop (uncredited)
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Ira Berkowitz

Plainclothes Detective (uncredited)
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Bill Chemerka

Subway Passenger (uncredited)
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Joseph Cintron

Track Worker (uncredited)
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David Collihan

MTA Personnel (uncredited)
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Tom Coughlin

Subway Pedestrain (uncredited)
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Justiin A. Davis

Lewis (uncredited)
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Maria Diaz

MTA Employee (uncredited)
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Elli

Subway Commuter (uncredited)
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Mark Falvo

Subway Commuter (uncredited)
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John Farrer

Subway Passenger (uncredited)
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Katerina Gagkas

Teen Girl Hostage (uncredited)
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Cassidy Gard

Passenger (uncredited)
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Ronald E. Giles

Commuter (uncredited)
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Danielle Glick

Train Passenger (uncredited)
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Walter Hartung

Deputy Mayor Asst. (uncredited)
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Takako Haywood

MTA Worker (uncredited)
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Gina Hernandez

Press Conference Photographer (uncredited)
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Jenny Hill

Commuter (uncredited)
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Billy Horton

Journalist (uncredited)
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Joe Hunt

Train Passenger (uncredited)
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Kalon Jackson

Swat Team Memeber (uncredited)
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Michael Jeremiah

Mechanic (uncredited)
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Edgar Jimz

NYPD Lieutenant (uncredited)
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Martin Kalwill

Subway Passanger (uncredited)
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Anthony LoCascio

News Reporter (uncredited)
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Tom Margiotta

Extra (uncredited)
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Jamie McBriety

Hostage (uncredited)
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Christopher Moser

NYPD Sergeant (uncredited)
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Edvin Ortega

Mariachi 2 / Hostage (uncredited)
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Daniel Penn

Train Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Nelson Peña

Server (uncredited)
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Martin Pfefferkorn

2nd Train Car Subway Passenger (uncredited)
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Nick Poltoranin

MTA Manager (uncredited)
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Vince Puma

ESU Officer (uncredited)
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Bartolo Raffaele

Commuter (uncredited)
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Robert Resto

Commuter (uncredited)
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Vincent Riviezzo

SR. MTA Person (uncredited)
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Angel Rosa

Officer on Bridge (uncredited)
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Joe Rusnak

VideoCam / Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Melisanne Russo

Car #3 Rider (uncredited)
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Nick Sakai

Paramedic (uncredited)
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Christina Sampson

Commuter (uncredited)
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CarloVito Santangelo

Spanish Couple Boy Hostage (uncredited)
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Tim Schuebel

Sergeant of Mayors Security Detail (uncredited)
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Duane Sequira

Gang Banger #2 (uncredited)
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Kenny Shapiro

Car crash pedestrian (uncredited)
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Ryan Shibley

Wall Street Train Hostage (uncredited)
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David Stroebel

Reporter (uncredited)
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Paul Thornton

MTA Senior Supervisor (uncredited)
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Peter Gordon Uliano

Background (uncredited)
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Teddy Valdes

Williams (uncredited)
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Ben Van Bergen

NYPD officer (uncredited)
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Julian Walker

ESU Sergeant (uncredited)
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Michael Walker

Reporter (uncredited)
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Ralph A. Wilburn Jr.

Subway Rider (uncredited)
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Brad Lee Wind

Hostage Negotiator #1 (uncredited)
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Dianne Zaremba

MTA Supervisor (uncredited)
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Liz Walsh

MTA Worker (uncredited)
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Bill Walters

Hasidim on Subway (uncredited)
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Johnathan Hallgrey

Subway Passager (uncredited)
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Neville White

Apprehending Officer on Bridge (uncredited)
Crew
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Chris Lebenzon

Editor
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Tobias Schliessler

Cinematograpy
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Harry Gregson-Williams

Music
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Kami Asgar

Sound
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Christopher Boyes

Sound
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Michael Dressel

Sound
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David Giammarco

Sound
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Oleg Kulchytskyy

Sound
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Paul Massey

Sound
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Sean McCormack

Sound
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Tom Nelson

Sound
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Paul Pirola

Sound
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Jon Wakeham

Sound
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Chris Seagers

Art
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David Swayze

Art
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Tony Scott

Director
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Brian Helgeland

Writer
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John Godey

Writer
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Todd Black

Producer
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Jason Blumenthal

Producer
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Michael Costigan

Producer
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Ryan Kavanaugh

Producer
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Tony Scott

Producer
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Steve Tisch

Producer
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Barry Waldman

Producer
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

11/3/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Taking Of Pelham 1 2 3

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

11/3/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

(DVD)

11/3/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

11/3/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Taking of Pelham 123

(DVD)

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