Metro (1997)

San Francisco's top police hostage negotiator is about to get more than he ever bargained for.

  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1997-01-16
  • User Rating: 5.6/10 from 519 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 57min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Caravan Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Thomas Carter
star 5.7/10
From 519 Ratings


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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  • Eddie Murphy

    as Inspektor Scott Roper
  • Kim Miyori

    as Detective Kimura
  • Art Evans

    as Lt. Sam Baffett
  • James Carpenter

    as Officer Forbes
  • Michael Rapaport

    as Kevin McCall
  • Donal Logue

    as Earl
  • Jeni Chua

    as Debbie
  • Dick Bright

    as Bank Manager
  • David Michael Silverman

    as SWAT Officer Jennings
  • Denis Arndt

    as Capt. Frank Solis
  • Carmen Ejogo

    as Ronnie Tate
  • Nino Degennaro

    as Repoman
  • Michael Wincott

    as Michael Korda
  • Val Diamond

    as Screaming Lady
  • Charleston Pierce

    as Greg Barnett
  • Paul Ben-Victor

    as Clarence Teal
  • Will Marchetti

    as Detective Glass
  • Trevor Denman

    as Racetrack Announcer (voice)
  • Corie Henninger

    as Jeweler
  • Nellie Cravens

    as Jewelry Customer Dotson
  • Danny Teal

    as John, Jewelry Manager
  • Karen Kahn

    as Jeweler
  • Jeff Mosley

    as Cable Car Brakeman
  • Ralph Peduto

    as Bail Bondsman
  • James Cunningham

    as Postrio Waiter
  • C.W. Morgan

    as Jail Laundry Room Guard
  • Nick Scoggin

    as Property Room Sergeant Frank
  • Ia Villatuya

    as Tahitian Waitress
Art William A. Elliott Production Design
Production Ellen Chenoweth Casting
Editing Peter E. Berger Editor
Production Roger Birnbaum Producer
Lighting Dayton Nietert Gaffer
Lighting Robert E. 'Bobby' Powell Rigging Gaffer
Lighting Mark Nakahara Electrician
Art Greg Papalia Supervising Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Ha Nguyen Costume Design
Crew Simone Boisseree Stunts
Camera Fred Murphy Director of Photography
Directing Julie Herrin Second Assistant Director
Art Jerie Kelter Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Matthew W. Mungle Prosthetic Makeup Artist
Art Teresa Visinare Assistant Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Christopher J. Kristoff Assistant Costume Designer
Directing Thomas Carter Director
Writing Randy Feldman Screenplay
Sound Steve Porcaro Original Music Composer
Production Riley Kathryn Ellis Executive Producer
Production Mark Lipsky Executive Producer
Art Dawn Swiderski Set Designer
Sound Artie Kane Conductor
Editing Jeff Canavan Assistant Editor
Editing John Coniglio Assistant Editor
Editing Jonathan Cates Assistant Editor
Art Dawn Snyder Assistant Art Director
Sound Juno J. Ellis Supervising ADR Editor
Sound Gary Wright Sound Editor
Sound Mel Metcalfe Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Terry Porter Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Jeanette Browning Sound Recordist
Sound Dean A. Zupancic Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Jeannie Epper Stunts
Camera Dylan Goss Aerial Camera
Sound Rick Canelli ADR Recordist
Crew Jon H. Epstein Stunts
Crew Bob Brown Stunts
Editing David Orr Color Timer
Directing Michael Waxman First Assistant Director
Camera Bruce McBroom Still Photographer
Art Jim Poynter Leadman
Crew Christine Anne Baur Stunts
Camera Chris Squires Camera Operator
Editing Jim Makiej Assistant Editor
Costume & Make-Up John E. Jackson Prosthetic Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Kimberly Guenther Durkin Costume Supervisor
Art Kevin Ladson Property Master
Sound Dan O'Connell Foley Artist
Crew Lance Gilbert Stunts
Sound John T. Cucci Foley Artist
Sound George Watters II Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Marvin E. Lewis Boom Operator
Sound Larry Mann Sound Editor
Sound Linda Lew Foley Recordist
Art Robert Lucas Leadman
Crew Mickey Gilbert Stunt Coordinator
Directing Mickey Gilbert Second Unit Director
Camera Kirk R. Gardner Steadicam Operator
Sound Suhail Kafity Sound Editor
Camera Jeffrey Greeley First Assistant "B" Camera
Production Greg Lazzaro Location Manager
Art James F. Claytor Sr. Set Designer
Camera Kim Marks Camera Operator
Sound Teri E. Dorman Sound Editor
Crew Bundy Chanock Set Medic
Sound Brent Brooks Music Editor
Crew Joe Everett Unit Publicist
Lighting Rod M. Janusch Rigging Grip
Art Robbie Clot Construction Foreman
Crew Lisa Dempsey Stunts
Lighting Joseph J. Allen Electrician
Lighting Frank Helbig Electrician
Costume & Make-Up Wynona Price Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Jenny-King Turko Makeup Artist
Crew Steve Burnes Propmaker
Sound R.J. Palmer Sound Editor
Sound F. Hudson Miller Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Pauletta O. Lewis Key Hair Stylist
Sound Willie D. Burton Sound Mixer
Lighting Victor Svimonoff Best Boy Electric
Camera Tim Bellen Steadicam Operator
Crew Robin Lynn Bonaccorsi Stunts
Art Marisol Jiménez Art Department Coordinator
Directing Barbara Amato Script Supervisor
Sound Victoria Martin Foley Editor
Sound James Ashwill Foley Mixer
Art Chris Buchinsky Storyboard Artist
Camera Don L. Henderson Dolly Grip
Crew Troy Gilbert Stunts
Camera Louie DeMarco Second Assistant Camera
Directing Jonathan McGarry Second Second Assistant Director
Camera Richard Mall Key Grip
Sound Jim Likowski Foley Editor
Production Nancy Giebink Unit Production Manager
Crew Danny Wynands Stunts
Art Stephen J. Gardner Property Master
Crew Miguel Ángel Poveda Post Production Supervisor
Sound Stephen Janisz ADR Editor
Production Cynthia Quan Production Accountant
Sound Marva Fucci Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Greg Thompson Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Thomas J. O'Connell ADR Mixer
Production Melissa K. Cooper Production Coordinator
Art William Beck Set Designer
Art Richard W. Clot Construction Coordinator
Camera Thomas Crawford Best Boy Grip
Sound Jerry Pirozzi Assistant Sound Editor
Art David Russell Storyboard Artist
Art Reed Maidenberg Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Donna Dunlop Hairstylist
Crew Robert L. Peden Scenic Artist
Art Ken Sly Property Master
Crew Steve C. Porter Stunt Driver
Crew Michael Sinclair Walter Stunt Double
Crew John Westernoff Stunt Driver
Camera Craig Asato Second Assistant "A" Camera
Camera Lynetta Freeman Second Assistant Camera
Lighting Sheila Greene Electrician
Camera John A. Small Second Assistant "B" Camera
Camera John Waldo Assistant Camera