American security guard Richard Jewell (Paul Walter Hauser) saves thousands of lives from an exploding bomb at the 1996 Olympics, but is vilified by journalists and the press who falsely report that he was a terrorist.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for language including some sexual references, and brief bloody images
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Did You Know?
It marks as the second time a 1990's article written by journalist Marie Brenner
was turned into a movie. The first one being The Insider
(1999). See more
The arcade early in the film features three Galaga machines. Sounds effects are heard from Galaga in the arcade long before anyone starts playing one of the machines. See more
There's a bomb in Centennial Park. You have thirty minutes.