Academy Award® -winning director Ron Howard's heroic action-thriller about the adventurous lives of professional firefighters is now available in an all-new 2-disc Anniversary Edition. Kurt Russell and William Baldwin star as two feuding firefighter brothers who must set aside their personal differences in order to survive the burning, churning infernos set by a maniacal arsonist. Co-starring Robert DeNiro, Donald Sutherland, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Rebecca De Mornay, this collectible, digitally remastered edition includes hours of bonus features that take you behind the heart-pounding pyrotechnics and Academy Award® -nominated special effects!

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Backdraft (1991)

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Mystery/Drama · 2h 17m · 11/14/1991

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Silently behind a door it waits. One breath of oxygen and it explodes in a deadly rage. In that instant it can create a hero... or cover a secret.

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Academy Award® -winning director Ron Howard's heroic action-thriller about the adventurous lives of professional firefighters is now available in an all-new 2-disc Anniversary Edition. Kurt Russell and William Baldwin star as two feuding firefighter brothers who must set aside their personal differences in order to survive the burning, churning infernos set by a maniacal arsonist. Co-starring Robert DeNiro, Donald Sutherland, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Rebecca De Mornay, this collectible, digitally remastered edition includes hours of bonus features that take you behind the heart-pounding pyrotechnics and Academy Award® -nominated special effects!

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Imagine Entertainment, Trilogy Entertainment Group

Budget

$75,000,000

Revenue

$152,368,585
Part Of
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Backdraft

Cast
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Kurt Russell

Stephen 'Bull' McCaffrey / Dennis McCaffrey
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Kevin Crowley

Candidate
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Ron West

Alan Seagrave, Backdraft Victim
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J.T. Walsh

Alderman Marty Swayzak
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William Baldwin

Brian McCaffrey
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Robert de Niro

Donald 'Shadow' Rimgale
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Donald Sutherland

Ronald Bartel
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Jennifer Jason Leigh

Jennifer Vaitkus
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Rebecca De Mornay

Helen McCaffrey
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Carlos Sanz

Candidate
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Jason Gedrick

Tim Krizminski
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Clint Howard

Ricco, Pathologist
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Cedric Young

Grindle
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Juan Ramírez

Ray Santos
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Kevin Casey

Nightingale
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Jack McGee

Schmidt
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Mark Wheeler

Pengelly
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Beep Iams

Sean McCaffrey
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Ryan Todd

Brian, Age 7
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Anthony Mockus Sr.

Chief John Fitzgerald (as Tony Mockus Sr.)
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Robert Swan

Willy, Bartender
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Walter Williams

Security Guard
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Gregory Widen

Engine Lieutenant
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Linda Wylie

Photographer (uncredited)
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Dan Tullis Jr.

Engine 17 Firefighter (uncredited)
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Harry Hutchinson

Candidate
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David A.C. Saunders

Candidate
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Jane Jenkins

Woman Psychiatrist
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Tim Grimm

Man at Parole Board
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David Crosby

'70s Hippie
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Mike Mangano

Firetruck Driver
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Andrew Lipschultz

Man on Party Boat
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Rick Reardon

Paramedic
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W. Earl Brown

Paramedic
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Robert F. Byrnes

Paramedic (as Robert F. Byrnes Jr.)
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Kathryn Jaeck

Mannequin Fire Reporter
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David Westgor

Mannequin Fire Reporter
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James Ritz

Mannequin Fire Reporter
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Joe Guastaferro

Donald Cosgrove, Backdraft Victim
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Don Herion

Repairman
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Tony Mockus Jr.

Jackson
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Leslie A. Ford

Paramedic
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Bob Krzeminski

Captain
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F. Pat Burns

Battalion Chief at Tenement Fire
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Wanda Christine

Mother at Tenement Fire (as WandaChristine)
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Peter C. Hobert Jr.

Probie
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Zita Visockis

Grandma Vaitkus
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Scott Glenn

John 'Axe' Adcox
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Richard Lexsee

Washington
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Razz Jenkins

Photographer at Boat Party
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Irma P. Hall

Nurse
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Nydia Rodriguez Terracina

Nurse
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Hollis Resnik

Sally
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Don Rimgale

Party Crony
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Dennis Liddiard

Party Brawler
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David Luckenbach

Security Officer
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Neil J. Francis Jr.

Cop #1
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Andre Melchor

Cop #2
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Karel King

Swayzak Aide #1
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Scott Baity

Swayzak Aide #2
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Gretchen Erickson

Bar Patron
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Joan Esposito

Television Reporter
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Bob Rice

Detective
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Marcella DeTineo

Nurse
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Anthony C. Ellis Jr.

Gasping Child at Tenement Fire
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Jane MacIver

Retirement Party Schmoozer
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Robert Martell

Retirement Party Roaster
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Zan Heber

Reporter
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Tony G. Chrisos

Politico
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Cay DeVos

Politico
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Gregory Lundsgaard

High Rise Fireman
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Charles Burns Jr.

Battalion Chief at Mannequin Fire
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Louise Woolf

Falling Chair Lady
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Ian A. Nevers

Nervous Probie
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Kelsey E. McMahon

Child Rescued at '70s Fire
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Fidel Moreno

'70s Onlooker
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Ilene Kwitny

Reporter
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Burton Stencel

Retirement Party Schmoozer
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Jane Alderman

Reporter
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Kevin Petersen

Doctor
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Thomas A. Senderak

Fireman
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Michael Allen Mark

Fireman
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John Duda

Stephen, Age 12
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Jackie Moran

Musician (uncredited)
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Larry Nazimek

Police Officer (uncredited)
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David Saunders

Candidate (uncredited)
Crew
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Ron Howard

Director
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Gregory Widen

Writer
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Disc Releases
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(DVD, Digipack)

9/19/2006

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Backdraft

(4K Ultra HD, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

5/7/2019

$14.99 -$7.99 (35%)

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Backdraft

(4K Ultra HD, SteelBook)

6/1/2021

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Backdraft

(DVD)

6/1/2008

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Backdraft

(DVD)

4/24/2012

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Backdraft

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/22/2005

$10.94

Disc Title Front Cover

Backdraft

(HD DVD, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

9/12/2006

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Backdraft

(Blu-ray)

4/24/2012

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Backdraft

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

6/28/2011

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Backdraft

(Blu-ray)

7/12/2011

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Backdraft

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

1/4/2011

Disc Title Front Cover

Backdraft

(Blu-ray)

10/15/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

Backdraft

(Blu-ray)

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