Jordan Turner (Halle Berry) is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue, but then teenager Casey Welson (Abigail Breslin) is abducted and calls 911. Jordan is the one called upon to use all of her experience, insights and quick thinking to try to help Casey escape and also to make sure the man is brought to justice.
There are 188 million 911 calls a year. This one made it personal.
15 March 2013 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $17,118,745,
17 March 2013, Wide Release
Gross USA: $51,872,378
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $68,572,378
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Screenwriter Richard D'Ovidio
got the idea for the film when his wife saw an interview with a 911 operator on TV. Researching the subject, he visited the Los Angeles Metropolitan Communications Dispatch Center and was surprised to find that it had its own back-up generators, bulletproof windows and a moat. See more
When police remove Alan Donado's body from the trunk of the Lincoln, the front of his white shirt is clean, despite the fact that Michael Foster had stabbed him in the torso multiple times with a screwdriver. See more
Wave it, wave it, wave it!
Referenced in Girls: Gummies
Written by Jack Dunning
Performed by Untold
Courtesy of Hemlock Recording Inc. See more