Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

"Anything can happen during the dog days of summer. On August 22nd, 1972, everything did."
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78
Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturale. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly turns sour and escalates into a hostage situation and stand-off with the police. As Sonny's motives for the robbery are slowly revealed and things become more complicated, the heist turns into a media circus.
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Movie Details

Theatrical Release:December 25th, 1975
On DVD & Blu-ray:December 17th, 1997 - Buy DVD
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Warner Bros. Pictures, Artists Entertainment Complex
Movie Tags:fbi, police, hostage, heist, bank