Roland Emmerich Talks White House Down in a New Featurette
June 7, 2013
Columbia Pictures has debuted a new featurette for Roland Emmerich's White House Down, focusing on Emmerich himself and his approach to the material.
Opening in theaters on June 29, the action thriller stars Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins and James Woods.
In the film, Capitol Policeman John Cale (Tatum) has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer (Foxx). Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country.