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|Directed by||Ron Howard|
Richard B. Lewis|
|Written by||Gregory Widen|
Jennifer Jason Leigh
Rebecca De Mornay
Robert De Niro
|Music by||Hans Zimmer|
Daniel P. Hanley|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
|Release date(s)||May 24, 1991|
|Running time||132 minutes|
Backdraft is a 1991 American crime drama action movie. It was directed by Ron Howard. The movie is about firefighters in the Chicago metropolitan area. Kurt Russell and William Baldwin star as firefighters of the Chicago Fire Department. Donald Sutherland and Robert De Niro also act in the movie. Backdraft was released in May 1991. It was well liked by the critics. It did well in the box office, earning over $152 million worldwide.
- Greenberg, James (1991-05-12). "Ron Howard Plays With Fire". The Los Angeles Times. http://articles.latimes.com/1991-05-12/magazine/tm-2777_1_ron-howard. Retrieved 2010-10-02.
- Box Office Information for Backdraft. The Wrap. Retrieved April 4, 2013.