Crash (2004)

Crash (2004) is a Drama film directed by Paul Haggis – Over a thirty-six hour period in Los Angeles, a handful of disparate people’s lives intertwine as they deal with the tense race relations that belie life in the city. Among the players are: the Caucasian district attorney, who uses race as a political card; his Caucasian wife, who, having recently been carjacked by two black men, believes that her stereotypical views of non-whites is justified and cannot be considered racism; the two black carjackers who use their race both to their advantage and as an excuse; partnered Caucasian police constables, one who is a racist and uses his authority to harass non-whites, and the other who hates his partner because of those racist views, but who may have the same underlying values in his subconscious; a black film director and his black wife, who believes her husband doesn’t support their black background enough, especially in light of an incident with the racist white cop; partnered police detectives and sometimes lovers, one Hispanic female . IMDB


Directed By – Paul Haggis

Genre – Drama

Cast – Don Cheadle , Art Chudabala , Sandra Bullock , Thandie Newton , Dato Bakhtadze , Keith David , Eddie J. Fernandez , William Fichtner , Tony Danza , Karina Arroyave , Loretta Devine , Matt Dillon , Jennifer Esposito , Sean Cory Cooper , Ime Etuk

In Theaters – 6 May 2005

Duration – 112 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : It’s not like things are black and white.

Story Writers: Paul Haggis

Country: USA , Germany

Language: Persian , Korean , English , Mandarin , Spanish

Production Company : Bull’s Eye Entertainment , Harris Company , Bob Yari Productions , DEJ Productions , Blackfriars Bridge Films , ApolloProScreen Filmproduktion