Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|In the final scene, how does Jack kill Bill?||Firewall
pickaxe. In the final scene, Bill has taken the family to an abandoned house by a lake. In an epic struggle, Bill appears to have the upper hand, but Jack manages to reach for a pickaxe and swing it over his back striking Bill. Jack and his family are reunited.
|Bill Cox still has Jack's family. How does Jack find their whereabouts?||Firewall
GPS locator. After transferring the money to Bill's accounts, Jack goes home to discover his family is missing. Liam had remained there to kill Jack, but Jack overpowers him. Jack enlists Janet's help to hack into Bill's accounts and remove the money. In a phone conversation with Bill, Jack overhears Rusty barking and remembers that Rusty is wearing a GPS locator collar.
|Does Jack successfully transfer money from the accounts to Bill's offshore accounts?||Firewall
Yes. Yes, Jack goes to Bobby's office to access his computer. However, Gary Mitchell (Robert Patrick) is right on his heels. Gary is also a security expert and follows Jack's trail all the way to Bobby's office.
|What device does Jack use to store the account numbers?||Firewall
iPod. Jack uses his daughter's iPod to store the account numbers, so that he can initiate the wire transfer to Bill's offshore accounts. Afterwards, they go to the bathroom to transfer the data to a CD.
|What does Bill Cox want Jack to do?||Firewall
steal money by wire transfer. Bill Cox wants Jack to find 10,000 of the richest bank customers, withdraw $10,000 dollars from each of their accounts and transfer the money to his offshore accounts.
|The Stanfields have an excellent alarm system in their home. What is the password?||Firewall
lark. Bill Cox (Paul Bettany) demands to know what the password is for the security system. Jack tells him that it is "lark," the name of their boat. Bill proceeds to call the security company and change the password so he will know if the family tries to escape.
|What does Beth Stanfield do for a living?||Firewall
architect. Beth Stanfield (Virginia Madsen) is an architect. She designed the house that they live in, and thus knows the house very well.
|What is Jack's position at the bank?||Firewall
computer security. Jack is the Vice President of Security at Landrock Pacific Bank. As such, he is, of course, privy to all of the internal security measures in place at the bank.
|Jack has left a merger meeting and there is someone waiting to meet him about a personal matter. What is this about? ||Firewall
online betting debts. Mr. Alan Hughes introduces himself. Jack asks, "What can I do for you?" Mr. Hughes says, "You can give me the $95,000 you owe me." He's collecting a debt for Gamblenet U.S.A. As Jack doesn't gamble, he suspects identity theft.
|Where does the story take place?||Firewall
Seattle. The story takes place in Seattle, Washington. As Jack (Harrison Ford) is driving to work, you can hear the radio broadcaster say, "Looks like smooth sailing this morning heading into downtown Seattle."
Richard Loncraine. Loncraine also directed a tennis film called "Wimbledon" starring Kirsten Dunst and Paul Bettany. Joe Forte is the writer of the movie's screenplay. Brian DePalma is another movie director famous for his work on "Scarface". George Lucas has worked with Harrison Ford for a long time in "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones".
Peanuts. After the failed escape plan, Cox poisons Andy by deliberately feeding him a cookie containing nut products. When Cox says "not a peanut inside" to Andy, the boy eats the cookie, he suffers an allergic reaction. After this, Cox eventually gives up the antidote to the poison to Jack, who uses it to revive Andy.
Seattle. People can tell it is Seattle due to the Space Needle. The crew was in Canada filming where Jack's home took place.
Virginia Madsen. Schroeder plays the protagonist's daughter, Sarah. Mary Lynn plays Janet Stone, a secretary who gets fired by Jack, thanks to Bill Cox. Elizabeth Thai, doesn't appear too much in the film, but plays as Janet's apartment neighbor.
Beth Stanfield is an architect who is highly protective of her children. Virginia Madsen is an actress famous for playing Princess Irulan from the 1984 "Dune" series.
Rusty. Rusty is a mixed terrier consisting of an Airedale Terrier, a Lakeland Terrier and an Irish Terrier. The dog's real name is Boomer.
In the film, Rusty carries a GPU collar Jack uses to track down Cox at the end of the movie. Despite getting thrown out by Pim, Jack finds Rusty as well as his family.
Jack Stanfield. Bill Cox (Paul Bettany) is the antagonist of the film and a remorseless criminal genius. Gary Mitchell (Robert Patrick) is an associate of another company taking over Landrock Pacific, the bank where Jack works. Arlin Forester (Alan Arkin) is one of Jack's associates.
Jack Stanfield himself is a bank security guru with pale gray hair and he is played by Harrison Ford.