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White House Down

About White House Down

Capitol Policeman John Cale (Channing Tatum) has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer (Jamie Foxx). Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, during which the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country. Co-starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins and James Woods.


Volker Engel, Marc Weigert


James Vanderbilt

Executive Producer

Ute Emmerich, Channing Tatum, Reid Carolin


Roland Emmerich


Larry Franco, James Vanderbilt, Harald Kloser, Laeta Kalogridis, Bradley Fischer


Matt Craven, Jamie Foxx, Richard Jenkins, Michael Murphy, Lance Reddick, Barbara Williams, James Woods, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jake Weber, Peter Jacobson, Channing Tatum, Jason Clarke, Nicolas Wright, Joey King, Kevin Rankin, Rachelle Lefevre, Jimmi Simpson, Garcelle Beauvais, Falk Hentschel