Academy Award®-nominated stars Joaquin Phoenix (Best Supporting Actor, Gladiator, 2000) and John Travolta (Best Actor, Pulp Fiction, 1994) ignite the intense action in this heroic tale of ordinary men with uncommon courage! As part of a tightly knit brotherhood of skilled firefighters, Jack Morrison (Phoenix) grows from inexperienced rookie to seasoned veteran as he faces a dangerous job that makes him a hero to strangers but often shortchanges his wife (Jacinda Barrett – The Human Stain) and kids. Then, when he becomes trapped in the worst blaze of his career, the things Jack holds most important – family, duty, courage – come sharply into focus.

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Ladder 49 (2004)

PG-13

Action/Drama/Suspense/Thriller · 1h 55m · 10/1/2004

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Their greatest challenge lies in rescuing one of their own

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Academy Award®-nominated stars Joaquin Phoenix (Best Supporting Actor, Gladiator, 2000) and John Travolta (Best Actor, Pulp Fiction, 1994) ignite the intense action in this heroic tale of ordinary men with uncommon courage! As part of a tightly knit brotherhood of skilled firefighters, Jack Morrison (Phoenix) grows from inexperienced rookie to seasoned veteran as he faces a dangerous job that makes him a hero to strangers but often shortchanges his wife (Jacinda Barrett – The Human Stain) and kids. Then, when he becomes trapped in the worst blaze of his career, the things Jack holds most important – family, duty, courage – come sharply into focus.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Touchstone Pictures

Budget

$55,000,000

Revenue

$100,572,044
Part Of
Cast
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Joaquin Phoenix

Jack Morrison
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John Travolta

Captain Mike Kennedy
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Jacinda Barrett

Linda Morrison
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Robert Patrick

Lenny Richter
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Morris Chestnut

Tommy Drake
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Billy Burke

Dennis Gauquin
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Balthazar Getty

Ray Gauquin
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Tim Guinee

Tony Corrigan
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Kevin Chapman

Frank Mckinny
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Jay Hernandez

Keith Perez
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Kevin Daniels

Don Miller
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Steve Maye

Pete Lamb
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Robert Lewis

Ed Reilly (as Robert Logan Lewis)
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Brooke Hamlin

Katie Morrison
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Spencer Berglund

Nicky Morrison
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Karen Vicks

Opal
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Desiree Care

Maria
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Deidra LaWan Starnes

Marlene Drake
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Peggy Cafferty

Julia
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Marja Allen

Margarita
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Leslie Lyles

Roseleen Morrison
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Robert Keiper

Kevin Morrison
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Robert G. McKay

Battalion Chief (as Robert McKay)
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Mark Yant

Lt. Yant
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Richard Pilcher

P.I.O.
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John Lumia

Fire captain
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Lynn Filusch

Female Paramedic
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Robert O'Neill

Father Hogan
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Todd Cahoon

Paramedic
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Jess King

Paramedic
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J. Kevin Farmer

Chaplain (as Reverend J. Kevin Farmer)
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Delaney Williams

Fireman Bill
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Charlene Williams

Nurse
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Rori D. Godsey

Jenny
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Dakota Lee Holloway

Kid
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Carol Florence

Delivery Room Nurse
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Kyle Prue

Plant Manager
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Stan Stovall

TV News Reporter
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Barbara Ward

Nurse #2
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Sean Pratt

Bartender
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Andrea La Bella

Blonde (as Andrea LaBella)
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Yvonne Erickson

Alice
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Dane Anton Aska III

Waiter
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Heather Seidle

Girl in Bar
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Donna Dundon

Woman with Dog
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Tony Rizzoli

Man at Wedding
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Frank F. Snyder

Happy Guest
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Edward B. Grant

Wedding DJ
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Nick Loren

Man at Bar
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Carrie Wilson

Sexy Bartender
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Patricia DiZebba

Coffee Shop Waitress
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Michael Mack

Truck Officer
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Paul M. Novak Jr.

Radio Dispatcher
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William Goodwin

Fire Chief
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Martin O'Malley

Mayor
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Beau Russell

Birthday Boy
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Brian Eric Alexander

Teen (uncredited)
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Andrew Aninsman

Family Member / Driver (uncredited)
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James E. Ash

Police Officer (uncredited)
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Drea Berg

Wedding and funeral guest (uncredited)
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Tia Marie Beverly

Bar Patron (uncredited)
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Lloyd Booker

Fireman / parishioner / on screen (uncredited)
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Sho Brown

Fireman (uncredited)
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Eric Buarque

Wedding Guest (uncredited)
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Kelly Anne Burns

Girl at Funeral (uncredited)
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Robert Randolph Caton

Family Mourner (uncredited)
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JoyLee Chase

Church patron (uncredited)
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Andy Clark

Man at Funeral (uncredited)
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Ronnie Connell

Dennis's Nephew on Funeral (uncredited)
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Bryan Deehring

Off-Duty Firefighter (uncredited)
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Larry Derr

Hotel Guest / Arson Victim (uncredited)
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Robin Dorsey

Church Singer (uncredited)
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Kahil Dotay

Drunk Guy Outside (uncredited)
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John Calvin Doyle

Firefighter (uncredited)
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Vince Eustace

Bar Patron (uncredited)
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Russell Gibson

Church Singer (uncredited)
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Jason Helton

Mourner at Funeral / Christmas Church Goer (uncredited)
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Donald Imm

Media Photographer (uncredited)
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Rick Kain

Friend of Jacks (uncredited)
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Susan Kiskis

Irish Reveler / Bar Patron (uncredited)
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Lisa La Bonte

Neighbor (uncredited)
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Paul Majors

BCFD Fireman (uncredited)
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David L. Marston

Wedding Guest (uncredited)
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William McMeekan Jr.

Firefighter (uncredited)
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Chris McMullin

Mourner (uncredited)
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Kerry Meushaw

Office Worker (uncredited)
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Christopher H. Myers

Christmas Patron (uncredited)
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David C. Roehm Sr.

Christmas Eve Mass member (uncredited)
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Leo Rogstad

Bar Patron Behind John Travolta And Morris Chestnut (uncredited)
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Nyla Rose

Funeral Goer / Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Timothy J. Scanlin Jr.

Bill (The Hot Girl's Boyfriend) (uncredited)
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Shawn C Smith

Bar Patron (uncredited)
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Mack Syler

Gauquin Brother - at Funeral (uncredited)
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Towanda Underdue

Woman at Awards Ceremony (uncredited)
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Michelle Valines

Mourner (uncredited)
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Blake Van Leer

Brother in law (uncredited)
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Jayson Vance

Diner Patron (uncredited)
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David Von Roehm

Christmas Eve Mass member (uncredited)
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Amy Wadford

Church Mourner (uncredited)
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Scott Yannick

Fireman's Relative (uncredited)
Crew
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Jay Russell

Director
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Lewis Colick

Writer
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Armyan Bernstein

Producer
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Marty P. Ewing

Producer
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Jill Rachel Morris

Producer
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Casey Silver

Producer
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James L. Carter

Cinematograpy
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Bud S. Smith

Editor
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M. Scott Smith

Editor
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William Ross

Music
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Kelly Cabral

Sound
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Paul Timothy Carden

Sound
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Chris Carpenter

Sound
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Kirk Francis

Sound
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Jim Gilchrist

Sound
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Andy Koyama

Sound
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Claude Letessier

Sound
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Bill Meadows

Sound
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Thomas O'Neil Younkman

Sound
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Sarah Payan

Sound
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Scott Sanders

Sound
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Lauren Stephens

Sound
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Don Thomas

Sound
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Gregory Bolton

Art
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Kevin Constant

Art
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Tony Burrough

Art
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Ladder 49

(DVD, Clamshell)

3/8/2005

Disc Title Front Cover

Ladder 49

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

2/13/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

Ladder 49

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/8/2005

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