The Rock (1996)
Directed by: Michael Bay, Written by: David Weisberg, Douglas S. Cook

A highly decorated, retired U.S. Marine general seizes a stocpile of chemical
weapons and takes over Alcatraz, with 81 tourists as hostages.
His demand: Restitution to families of soldiers who died in covert operations.
The response: An elite Navy SEAL team, with support from an FBI chemical warfare
expert and a former Alcatraz escapee, is assembled to penetrate the terrorists'
defenses on the island and neutralize the threat before time runs out.

Ed Harris, John Spencer, John C. McGinley, Nicholas Cage, Sean Connery,
William Forsythe, etc.

DVD info (Picture above to the right):
Best version has: 2 Disc Criterion Collection, Widescreen and DTS

Cinema release: 7th of June 1996, DVD release: 2nd of December 1997
Links (Official site, production sites, trailers etc):
The Rock, Buena Vista
Buena Vista
The Rock, Criterion Collection
Criterion Collection
The Rock Trailer, Trailers World

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