Entrapment is a 1999 film starring legendary actor Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta Jones. The film's genre is action-crime. Catherine Zeta Jones plays the role of investigator Virginia "Gin" Baker who is investigating Robert "Mac" MacDougal, who is a professional international art thief. As a priceless painting is stolen from an office, Gin is sent undercover to get more information about Mac as she lures him in with a proposition as she herself claims to be a thief. Later in order to plan for their next heist, Mac trustingly takes Gin to his hideout, which is a castle in Scotland.
As his suspicion in Gin grows, Mac tries to warn her of the consequences of lying but Gin manages to convince him of her cover and plans for another bigger heist in Kuala Lumpur. The film clearly depicts the smartness of Sean Connery's character as he is shown as a master planner who is backed up the lovely Catherine Zeta Jones and together they manage to pull of one of the biggest heist. As the story ends, it reveals the true position of both the characters and fulfils the end.
Entrapment is directed by Jon Amiel. The story was written by Ronald Bass and Michael Hertzberg. The produces were Michael Hertzberg, Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson. The film owes its excellent cinematography to Phil Meheux and was distributed by 20th Century Fox. Entrapment is a story which depicts how smartly Sean Connery is always ahead of the agencies trying to investigate him.
There are developments of a love angle between him and co-star Catherine Zeta Jones but as he is a man of missions, he oversees those romantic approaches. The film has been shot in many locations in England, Scotland and Kuala Lumpur. The final scene takes place in the Petronas twin towers. Entrapment was a total box office success, grossing over $212 million worldwide and over $87 million is the states. Be engrossed in the story of professional art heists which will keep you entrapped for 113 minutes.
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