Release date: June 28, 2013 (Wide)
Runtime: 2 hr. 17 min.
Director: Roland Emmerich
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Producer(s): James Vanderbilt, Larry Franco, Laeta Kalogridis, Bradley J. Fischer, Harald Kloser
Screenplay: James Vanderbilt
Cast: Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins, James Woods, Joey King, Rachelle Lefevre, Matt Craven, Michael Murphy
Official Site: whitehousedown.com
Rated: PG-13: for prolonged sequences of action and violence including intense gunfire and explosions, some language and a brief sexual image.
Official Movie Art: White House Down movie posters
Synopsis: When his application with the Secret Service was rejected, Capitol Policeman John Cale (Channing Tatum), not wanting to tell his daughter (Joey King) the bad news takes her on a tour of the White House. While they both tour the complex, a heavily armed paramilitary group seize control and an explosion tears through the building and mass chaos ensues.
When the dust settles, Cale learns that heavily armed terrorists have taken both his daughter and the president hostage. Realizing that his daughter and the president’s life is in danger and with time running out for the nation, Cale springs into action.