While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders.
Disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack; using his inside knowledge, Banning works with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers.
Even though Hollywood has always been fond of spy thrillers, it didn’t really notice the CIA until the 60s, when agent Felix Leiter, played by Jack Lord, appeared in “Dr. No.” But the CIA has been working with Hollywood since the 1950s. Tricia Jenkins, the author of “The CIA in Hollywood,” says the CIA first started working with Hollywood to influence foreign audiences. “Their purpose was essentially to shape foreign policy or to win hearts and minds overseas during the cold war,” she says.
You left out the upcoming G.I. Joe movie, in which Cobra takes over the White House,
Originally posted by opethPA
Every year around spring\summer the popcorn action movies come out.
Some years its a meteor going to hit us, sometimes its aliens this year it happens to be totally unrealistic scenarios like terrorists taking down the White House.
Good luck with that.
If you really think the annual films are the prep work for something that is going to happen then no one is going to change your mind.