Chain Reaction
DTS
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1996
Director: Andrew Davis
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-014355
Running time: 1:47 (107 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: May 22, 2001
Collection type: Owned (#393)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 03, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 7 / 10
Review (video): 7 / 10
Overview
A student machinist (KEANU REEVES) finds himself caught in a maze of secret government cover-ups, hi-tech espionage and murder after working on a ground-breaking scientific experiment. Eddie Kasalivich (REEVES) and Lily Sinclair (RACHEL WEISZ) are part of a team of scientists who have developed a revolutionary new source of energy. But no sooner have they finished celebrating their triumph, than their lab is destroyed and the head of their team killed. Named as the main suspects, Eddie and Lily quickly realize their only hope lies with a powerful and mysterious bureaucrat (MORGAN FREEMAN) who may or ay not be on their side.
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Genres
Suspense/Thriller
Action
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century Fox
 • Zanuck Company
 • Chicago Pacific Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS 5.1
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
French  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Andrew Davis....Director
Writing
Arne L. Schmidt....Story By
Rick Seaman....Story By
Josh Friedman....Story By
J.F. Lawton....Screenwriter
Michael Bortman....Screenwriter
Production
Richard D. Zanuck....Executive Producer
Erwin Stoff....Executive Producer
Arne L. Schmidt....Producer
Andrew Davis....Producer
Cinematography
Frank Tidy....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Don Brochu....Film Editor
Dov Hoenig....Film Editor
Mark Stevens....Film Editor
Arthur Schmidt....Film Editor
Music
Jerry Goldsmith....Composer
Sound
Robert R. Anderson, Jr.....Production Sound Mixer
Randy Thom....Sound Designer
Chris Carpenter....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bob Beemer....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bill W. Benton....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Jim Bolt....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Jodie Tillen....Costume Designer
Maher Ahmad....Production Designer
Nick Davis....Visual Effects
David J. Bomba....Art Director
Heather Pollock....Costume Designer
Alexandria Forster....Costume Designer
James Reedy....Visual Effects
Hallie D'Amore....Make-up Artist
Michael Hancock....Make-up Artist
Jamie Weiss....Make-up Artist
Digital Domain
Pat McClung....Visual Effects
David Isyomin....Visual Effects
Cast
Keanu Reeves....Eddie Kasalivich
Morgan Freeman....Paul Shannon
Rachel Weisz....Lily Sinclair
Fred Ward....FBI Agent Ford
Kevin Dunn....FBI Agent Doyle
Brian Cox....Lyman Earl Collier
Joanna Cassidy....Maggie McDermott
Chelcie Ross....Ed Rafferty
Nicholas Rudall....Dr. Alistair Barkley
Tzi Ma....Lu Chen
Research Team
Krzysztof Pieczynski....Lucasz Screbneski
Julie R. Pearl....Emily Pearl
Godfrey C. Danchimah, Jr.....Chidi Egbuna
Gene Barge....James Washington
Nathan Davis....Morris Grodsky
Aaron Williams....Lab Techie #3
Daniel H. Friedman....Video Dan
FBI Agents
Johnny Lee Davenport....Caleb Williams
James Sie....Ken Lim
Joan Kohn....Sarah Fine
Juan Ramírez....Raymond Pena
Nydia Rodriguez Terracina....Gabrielle Guerrera
Scott Benjaminson....Stuart Showcroft
Ned Schmidtke....Wisconsin Chief Schmidke
Randall Arney....DC Technician
Noelle Bou-Sliman....DC Technician
Cops
Joe Kosala....Sergeant Joe Byczkowski
Ron Dean....Sergeant Nick Zingaro
Miguel Nino....Officer Miguel
Turk Muller....Dane County Cop
Neil Flynn....State Trooper Nemitz
Michael Skewes....State Trooper Schwartz
Shannon's Staff
Margaret Travolta....Anita Fermi
Jacqueline Arthur....Jackie Mann
Tom Mula....Chicago Administrator
Denise Price....Receptionist
Rick LeFevour....Matthew Haig
Charley Sherman....Justin Tidy
Gina Raffin....Colleen Dryden
Reporters
Pam Zekman....Rita Bliss
Lisa Tejero....Dolores Enrique
David Pasquesi....Al Vanzetti
John Drummond....Drummond
Catherine Lemkau....TV Reporter
Tell Draper....TV Reporter
Danny Goldring....Clancy Butler
Eddie Bo Smith, Jr.....Yusef Reed
Michael Gaylord James....Jim Gaylord
Ken Moreno....Naldo Partida
Allen Hamilton....Senator Phil Schmidt
Dick Cusack....Senate Chairman
Nick Kusenko....Staff Member Stennis
David Michael Gee....Senate Guard
Stanley M. Span....Firechief #1
Ann Whitney....Barkley's Lawyer
Rich Komenich....Bar Patron
Bridge Controllers
Afram Bill Williams
Will Zahrn
John W. Hardy....Train Porter
Mary Seibel....Older Woman on Train
Nina Beesley....Flower Shop Owner
Mike Shannon....D.C. Flower Delivery Man
Billy Haynes....Doorman
Walter Doggett....Gate Guard
Jack Kandel....Panhandler
Timothy Maxwell....Homeless Husband
Leslie Mikol....Homeless Wife
Rio Zavala....Homeless Man
C-Systems Staff
Mark Morettini....Romano
Soseh Kevorkian....Evelyn
Christopher Holloway....Max Holloway
Jim Ortlieb....Orbit
Cheryl Hamada....Hamada
Mike Gray....Swizlard
Joe Guastaferro....Tunnel Foreman
John Basco....Scientist (uncredited)
Larry Nazimek....Engineer (uncredited)
Michael Wollner....Scientist (uncredited)