Face/Off (1997)

Face/Off (1997) is a Action, Crime, Sci-Fi film directed by John Woo – Sean Archer, a very tough, rugged FBI Agent. Who is still grieving for his dead son Michael. Archer believes that his son’s killer is his sworn enemy, a very powerful criminal, Castor Troy. One day, Archer has finally cornered Castor, however, their fight has knocked out Troy cold. As Archer finally breathes easy over the capture of his enemy, he finds out that Troy has planted a bomb that will destroy the entire city of Los Angeles and all of its inhabitants. Unfortunately the only other person who knows its location is Castor’s brother Pollux, and he refuses to talk. The solution, a special operation doctor that can cut off people’s faces, and can place a person’s face onto another person. Archer undergoes one of those surgeries to talk to Pollux. However, Castor Troy somehow regains consciousness and now wants revenge on Archer for taking his face. Not only is Troy ruining Archer’s mission, but his personal life as well. Archer must stop Troy again. This time, it’s personal. IMDB



Directed By – John Woo

Genre – Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

Cast – John Travolta , Gina Gershon , Nicolas Cage , Joan Allen , Alessandro Nivola , Matt Ross , James Denton , Nick Cassavetes , Colm Feore , CCH Pounder , Margaret Cho , Dominique Swain , Harve Presnell , Robert Wisdom , John Carroll Lynch

In Theaters – 27 June 1997

Duration – 138 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : To destroy your enemy, you must find him, face him, and then… become him.

Story Writers: Mike Werb , Michael Colleary

Country: USA

Language: Latin , English

Production Company : Douglas/Reuther Productions , Permut Presentations , WCG Entertainment Productions , Touchstone Pictures , Paramount Pictures