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World Trade Center (2006)

Two Port Authority police officers become trapped under the rubble of the World Trade Center.

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Erin McLoughlin
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Port Authority Officer (as Will Jimeno)
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On September, 11th 2001, after the terrorist attack to the World Trade Center, the building collapses over the rescue team from the Port Authority Police Department. Will Jimeno and his sergeant John McLoughlin are found alive trapped under the wreckage while the rescue teams fight to save them. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The World Saw Evil That Day. Two Men Saw Something Else. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for intense and emotional content, some disturbing images and language | See all certifications »

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$63,000,000 (estimated)

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$18,730,762 (USA) (13 August 2006)

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$70,278,893 (USA)
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Made with the full cooperation of the New York Port Authority, which allowed filming on location in their headquarters, and provided real uniforms and equipment for the production. See more »

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At the beginning of the movie, one of the characters asks the Yankee fan if he saw Jeter's home run during Saturday's game. Derek Jeter didn't play the Saturday before Sept. 11 because he was injured. In that game on Saturday, September 8 2001, the Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 9 to 2. Enrique Wilson filled in at shortstop for the injured Derek Jeter and went 2 for 4 including a triple, with a run and a run batted in. See more »

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World Trade Center - An Experience
26 July 2006 | by (Tucson, Arizona) – See all my reviews

Many of us remember that morning so vividly. September 11th, 2001. I had the opportunity to see the film from Paramount Pictures and directed by Oliver Stone last night with about 50 firefighters from the Tucson Area as well as a handful of law enforcement officers.

I really wasn't sure if I wanted to see the film. I remember watching the TV, glued to it, for answers to the questions that I never will have answered as to how something so horrible could happen. This film doesn't attempt to try to answer that question, instead it looks at the spirit of people and how we can come together to help others.

I am so glad I went to see this! It is a powerful work of film that tells the story without sensationalizing the event and the anger and hatred for the attackers following the attacks. It's a film of last words and feelings we tend to develop after years in a relationship. There are tears of joy, laughs, and tears of sorrow interlaced throughout this film with Strong acting from a huge cast including Nicolas Cage and Michael Pena.

Totally recommend this film although it may certainly be tough for those that lost loved ones in the buildings.


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