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Armageddon
1. name of film – Armageddon
2. date film released - 1998
3. running time – 150 min
4. director – Michael Bay
5. screenwriter – Jonathan Hensleigh
6. writer – Rober Roy Pool
7. cinematographer – John Schwartzman
8. editing – Mark Goldblatt
9. make up – Fred C. Blau Jr.
10. producer – Jonathan Hensleigh, Chad Oman, Jim Van Wyck
11. Actors
1. Bruce Willis – Harry Stamper
2. Billy Bob Thornton – Dan Truman
3. Ben Affleck – A.J. Frost
4. Steve Buscemi - Rockhound
5. Michael Clarke Duncan - Bear
6. Ken Hudson Campbell - Max
12. Rating by the MPA (PG-13)

The movie Armageddon is a disaster movie that is about a group of men trying to save the world form a huge asteroid headed straight at the earth. After several smaller meteorite showers Nasa discovers the enormous asteroid and realize they don’t have much time to figure out how to somehow stop the asteroid or else the human race will become extinct. Their plan is to land on the asteroid and drill into the middle of it and drop a nuclear bomb. This would cause the asteroid to break in two halves and hopefully miss the earth. But in order for the plan to work Nasa needs the best oil driller there is. Harry Stamper is a very experienced driller who has his own oil rig in the ocean and he is the one they want. Meanwhile, Harry is having his own set of problems; one of his workers, AJ is taking many risks with the drilling which endangers his whole crew. On top of that His daughter is also in a relationship with AJ and does not want to end things with AJ even though her father, Harry does not approve. When Harry is approached by Nasa he is informed of the situation and eventually agrees to be the one going on the mission. But his only request is that he gets to pick his own crew which consists of ex-cons, red necks, and all kinds of other not very professional men. With such a…...

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