Metro(Movie, 1997)

| 1h 57min | Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
MetroRating: 2.9/5 (with 198198 votes)
Metro is a 1997 American action film starring Eddie Murphy, Michael Rapaport, Michael Wincott, and Art Evans. It is directed by Thomas Carter, and produced by Roger Birnbaum. The plot follows Scott Roper (Murphy), a hostage negotiator and inspector for the San Francisco Police Department who seeks revenge against a psychotic jewel thief, Michael Korda (Wincott), who murdered Roper's best friend, Lt. Sam Baffert (Evans). Released on January 17, 1997, in the United States, Metro grossed $32,000,301 in the domestic market, which failed to bring back its $55 million budget. ()
Movie poster of Metro

Where to watch Metro (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Metro" is currently available on 2 providers. Metro can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 57min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 57min
Also available at on: DVD

About Metro

Roper, a hostage negotiator catches a murderous bank robber after a blown heist. The bank robber escapes and immediately goes after the man who put him behind bars.

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Trailer for Metro + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Metro (1997)(Trailer, 2:28)

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Metro (1997) (Trailer) | Metro (1997) Trailer (Trailer, DE)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Ukrainian (UK)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/16/1997
Director: Thomas Carter
Producer: Roger Birnbaum
Screenwriter: Randy Feldman
Film Editor: Peter E. Berger
Director of Photography: Fred Murphy
Composer: Steve Porcaro
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Katadioxi sto San Francisco"
"Katadioxi sto San Fransisco"
"Міська поліція"
"Metro - Life is a negotiation"
"Metro Eddie Murphy"

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Other movies with this title: Metro (2000), Metro (2008), Metro (BR, 2010), Metro (IN, 2011), Metro (RU, 2013), Metro (IN, 2016), Metro (2021)

WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:6698, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 01/20/2022