Fortress (1992)

Welcome to the future where punishment is the ultimate crime

  • Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 1992-09-30
  • User Rating: 6.068/10 from 537 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 35min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Village Roadshow Pictures
  • Production Country: Australia, United States of America
  • Director: Stuart Gordon
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In the future, the inmates of a private underground prison are computer-controlled with cameras, dream readers, and devices that can cause pain or death. John (Christopher Lambert) and his illegally pregnant wife Karen (Loryn Locklin) are locked inside "The Fortress" but are determined to escape before the birth of their baby.

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  • Christopher Lambert

    as John Henry Brennick
  • Kurtwood Smith

    as Prison Director Poe
  • Loryn Locklin

    as Karen B. Brennick
  • Clifton Collins Jr.

    as Nino Gomez
  • Jeffrey Combs

    as D-Day, the Computer Geek
  • Lincoln Kilpatrick

    as Abraham
  • Tom Towles

    as Stiggs
  • Vernon Wells

    as Maddox
  • Carolyn Purdy-Gordon

    as Zed-10
  • Alan Zitner

    as Claustrophobic Prisoner
  • Deni Gordon

    as Karen's Cellmate
  • Eric Briant Wells

    as Border Guard
  • Dragicia Debert

    as Bio Scanner Guard
  • Harry Nurmi

    as Guard #1
  • Peter Lamb

    as Guard #2
  • Troy Hunter

    as Guard #3
Sound Lance Brown Sound Designer
Production Mike Fenton Casting
Production John Davis Producer
Costume & Make-Up Terry Ryan Costume Design
Crew Glenn Boswell Stunt Coordinator
Sound Alan Howarth Supervising Sound Editor
Art Simon Murton Art Direction
Directing Stuart Gordon Director
Production Allison Cowitt Casting
Sound Frédéric Talgorn Music
Camera David Eggby Director of Photography
Camera David Eggby Camera Operator
Art David Copping Production Design
Sound Alicia Stevenson Foley
Production Graham Burke Executive Producer
Production John Flock Producer
Writing Troy Neighbors Screenplay
Writing Troy Neighbors Story
Writing Steven Feinberg Screenplay
Writing Steven Feinberg Story
Writing David Venable Screenplay
Writing Terry Curtis Fox Screenplay
Sound Lewis Goldstein Dialogue Editor
Production Greg Coote Executive Producer
Production Terence Ryan Executive Producer
Editing Tim Wellburn Editor
Editing Jeanine Chiavlo First Assistant Editor
Crew Richard Boué Stunts
Sound James Beshears Supervising Sound Editor
Visual Effects Paul Gentry Visual Effects Supervisor
Sound Gary Gegan Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Phil Eagles Costume Supervisor
Art Diann Wajon Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Margaret Archman Hairstylist
Sound Matthew Iadarola Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Ric Anderson Stunts
Directing Sophie Fabbri-Jackson Script Supervisor
Sound Paul Menichini Sound Effects Editor
Crew Mitch Deans Stunts
Crew Chris Anderson Stunts
Sound Jason King Sound Effects Editor
Crew Johnny Hallyday Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Karla O'Keefe Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Karla O'Keefe Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Christine Miller Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Debra Stehlik Hairstylist
Art Rosslyn Abernethy Art Department Coordinator
Art Andrew Gardiner Construction Foreman
Crew Michael Chorney Scenic Artist
Crew David Duffin Scenic Artist
Crew Derek Wyness Scenic Artist
Sound Virginia S. Ellsworth Music Editor
Visual Effects Nancy Rushlow Visual Effects Producer
Camera Phil Cross Steadicam Operator
Costume & Make-Up Peter Bevan Costume Supervisor
Editing Karen Kory First Assistant Editor
Camera Derry Field First Assistant "A" Camera
Crew Collin Dragsbaek Stunts
Crew Phil Meacham Stunts
Crew Josef Schwaiger Stunts
Crew Don Vaughn Stunts
Crew Marijke Rikki van Gyen Stunt Double
Crew Lou Horvath Stunt Double
Crew Bernadette Van Gyen Stunts
Crew Bob Hicks Stunts
Crew Sam Elia Stunts
Camera Adrien Seffrin Second Assistant "A" Camera