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The Towering Inferno

14th December 1974
2h 45m
John Guillermin

The Towering Inferno is a 1974 Action Drama film released on 14th December; John Guillermin directed the film which stars Paul Newman, Steve McQueen, and Faye Dunaway. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $102,000,000 on its budget.

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At the opening party of a colossal—but poorly constructed—office building, a massive fire breaks out, threatening to destroy the tower and everyone in it.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 1:59pm.

Cast (40)

Paul Newman Paul Newman
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Steve McQueen Steve McQueen
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Faye Dunaway Faye Dunaway
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Leoda Richards
Age at Filming ≈ 66
Robert Wagner Robert Wagner
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Robert Vaughn Robert Vaughn
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Dabney Coleman Dabney Coleman
Age at Filming ≈ 41
William Holden William Holden
Age at Filming ≈ 55
Susan Blakely Susan Blakely
Age at Filming ≈ 25
George D. Wallace George D. Wallace
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Norman Burton Norman Burton
Age at Filming ≈ 50
Don Gordon Don Gordon
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Richard Chamberlain Richard Chamberlain
Age at Filming ≈ 39
John Crawford
Age at Filming ≈ 53
William Bassett William Bassett
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Olan Soule Olan Soule
Age at Filming ≈ 64
Fred Astaire
Age at Filming ≈ 74
Norman Grabowski
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Jennifer Jones
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Sheila Allen
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Felton Perry
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Gregory Sierra
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Paul Comi
Age at Filming ≈ 41
O.J. Simpson
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Jack Collins Jack Collins
Age at Filming ≈ 55
Ross Elliott
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Patrick Culliton Patrick Culliton
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Elizabeth Rogers
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Mike Lookinland
Age at Filming ≈ 13
Scott Newman
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Erik L. Nelson
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Susan Flannery
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Ernie F. Orsatti
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Art Balinger
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Carlena Gower
Age at Filming ≈ 6

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Updated: 12th Nov 2023, 12:06am

Production Companies

United Films Irwin Allen Productions

The Towering Inferno Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

3% 0-12
3% 13-19
13% 20-29
20% 30-39
23% 40-49
20% 50-59
5% 60-69
3% 70-79
13% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

25% Female
75% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

The Towering Inferno FAQ

When was The Towering Inferno released?

The Towering Inferno was released on Saturday December 14th, 1974.

How much did The Towering Inferno cost to make?

The budget was $14,000,000.

How much money did The Towering Inferno make?

The worldwide revenue was $116,000,000.

Is The Towering Inferno on Netflix?

No, The Towering Inferno is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is The Towering Inferno on Amazon Prime?

No, The Towering Inferno is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is The Towering Inferno on Disney Plus?

No, The Towering Inferno is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States