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Entrapment (1999)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Crime, Romance  |  30 April 1999 (USA)
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An insurance agent is sent by her employer to track down and help capture an art thief.

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Conrad Greene
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Haas
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Millennium Man
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Cruz's Man
William Marsh ...
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Storyline

Following the theft of a highly-secured piece of artwork, an agent convinces her insurance agency employers to allow her to wriggle into the company of an aging but active master thief. Connery's burglar takes her on suspiciously and demands rigorous training before their first job together--stealing a highly-valued mask from a chichi party. Their deepening attraction and distrust could tear apart their partnership but the promise of a bigger prize (some eight billion odd dollars) by Zeta-Jones keeps the game interesting. Only, who's playing with whom? Written by Lordship <lordship@juno.com>

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The trap is set. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for some language, sensuality, violence and drug content | See all certifications »

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30 April 1999 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$66,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$20,145,595 (USA) (30 April 1999)

Gross:

ESP 1,645,901,898 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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In the opening sequence, the passcode on the security unit that the thief uses is 1007 for Sean Connery as he was the first cinema 007. In truth, Barry Nelson was the original James Bond. He played the part in 1954 on USA TV playing CIA Agent James Bond in _"Climax!" (1954) (Casino Royale (#1.3))_. See more »

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The position of the sheet covering Gin in Malaysia. See more »

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Gin: I stole the Rembrandt.
[pause]
Gin: Mac! I stole the Rembrandt.
Mac: ...and I painted the Sistine Chapel.
Gin: Oh come on! Ask me how I did it.
Mac: So how'd you do it?
Gin: I came in from the roof. I dropped twenty floors down on a McNeel descender.
Mac: Well, you must be one hell of a climber.
Gin: I am a hell of a climber.
[begins to scale the side of the room]
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All I'm seeing is Catherine and the laser beams
15 March 2004 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

That was the coolest part of the movie. I mean, I'm not a guy or anything, but I have to admit she does look sexy. I really enjoyed "Entrapment". It had high action and intensity. I saw the film over HBO, I showed my mom and she was in love as well. Although this is not my favorite Connery film, it's still worth a look. The love story wasn't really needed. But you'll deal. Over all, the film is good. It was well directed with some remarkable actors. And remember LASER BEAMS! If you don't like the film, you will definatly like LASER BEAMS! Hehe. I would recommend this to fans of Connery or Jones.

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