Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs

Member Login  [help]
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 Have You Been Sp...
 But Can She Act?...
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
 Join for FREE
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
 Guess That Scene
 RSS Feeds
MatchFlick Member Reviews

1 review / review this flick

Backdraft 1991

From Amazon: A somewhat contrived screenplay doesn't stop this thriller from serving up some of the most spectacular fire sequences ever committed to film. Like any Ron Howard production Backdraft is impressively slick and boasts a stellar cast, including Kurt Russell and William Baldwin. The actors play sibling rivals who have been at odds since the death of their firefighter father years earlier. Robert De Niro is the veteran fire inspector who is tracking a series of mysterious and deadly arsons, and Donald Sutherland is effectively creepy as the former arsonist who understands the criminal psychology of pyromaniacs. Rebecca De Mornay, Scott...

Release Date:May 24th, 1991
Running Time:135 minutes
Box Office Gross: $77,868,585 (US)
$152,368,585 (World)
Directed By:
Ron HowardRon Howard
Written By:
No image existsGregory Widen
Kurt RussellKurt Russell
William BaldwinWilliam Baldwin
Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
Donald SutherlandDonald Sutherland
Jennifer Jason LeighJennifer Jason Leigh
No image existsScott Glenn
No image existsRebecca DeMornay
No image existsJason Gedrick
J.T. WalshJ.T. Walsh
No image existsClint Howard
No image existsDavid Crosby
Jack McGeeJack McGee
No image existsKevin Casey
No image existsAnthony Mockus Sr.
No image existsJuan Ramírez
No image existsTony Mockus Sr.
No image existsMark Wheeler
No image existsCedric Young

Buy on DVD

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

Backdraft Movie Review by Chris (7/15/2008)

As a child Brian McCafferty watched his firefighter father die. Years later he joins his brother, Steven in the force by becoming a rookie firefighter. There is a history of conflict between the two brothers that is heated up by working together. With this background, a series of suspicious fires are set, each made to kill...

(complete Backdraft review by Chris)

  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.

Web Analytics