This movie is incredibly violent, even by action movie standards. Actress mckenzie westmore, a member of the westmore family of makeup artists, serves as the shows host, with judges being academy awardwinning makeup artist. Parents need to know that faceoff is a 1997 movie in which an fbi agent and his archnemesis, a psychotic terrorist, switch faces. Faceoff internet movie firearms database guns in movies.
Find out where faceoff is streaming, if faceoff is on netflix, and get news and updates, on decider. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of face off with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at. Staring two of the greatest over actors in movie history, john travolta and nicholas cage, whom after getting each others faces attached to their respective bodies, the two start acting like each other. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours.
Travolta plays an fbi agent and cage plays a terrorist, sworn enemies who assume each others physical appearance the first hollywood film in which woo was given major creative control, faceoff earned critical acclaim for its acting. I managed to locate the face off complete score ost john powell but this track was not among the 50 included. Adam is especially needled by it, all the way through day 2, and finally suggests they switch the models, so that the 62 man is the daughter in pigtails and a small dress, and the tiny woman is the paterfamilias. While season 1 is good as well, im glad we started with season 2 because i think the show worked out a few kinks between the two seasons. Battle royale finale, as the artists and their teams create their short film, and one is crowned champion. Face off is a 1997 american action film directed by john woo, written by mike werb and michael colleary, and starring john travolta and nicolas cage. All of the contestants were interesting and talented in their own ways. Get caught up by watching every episode, seasons 1, now. Inspired designs on tshirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. With bruce armstrong, eric cryderman, don allen, kay hawtrey. John woo was already hugely successful in hong kong cinema before he went to the us. Faceoff is a 1971 canadian feature film produced by john f. In part two of the face off finale, the three finalists and their teams work on set to each create short horror films before one of them is crowned the new face off champion. The finalists embark on their journey into the face off finale challenge, discovering that theyll be working with a reallife hollywood director and full production crew to create three stunning short films on location.
Most action movies have poor plots but not all can provide the huge amount of action and fun that faceoff does. Full of holes as big as its brutality and sappiness. With mckenzie westmore, glenn hetrick, ve neill, michael westmore. Love story involving a canadian professional hockey player billy duke and a hippie folk singer sherry nelson. As archer tries to use his disguise to elicit information about a bomb from troys. Bassett starring art hindle, trudy young and john vernon.
When fnow users make a purchase with their mastercards. Faceoff is a 1997 american action film directed by john woo, written by mike werb and. Faceoff story, faceoff hollywood movie story, plot. Empire special collectors edition the greatest action movies ever published in 2001. The send off season will shine a spotlight on fanfavorites from. In order to foil a terrorist plot, an fbi agent undergoes facial transplant surgery and assumes the identity of a criminal mastermind, who murdered his only son. Take a gander at the final looks of the latest episode. Face off trailer in order to foil an extortion plot, an fbi agent undergoes a facetransplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan turns from bad to worse when the same criminal impersonates. Several national hockey league players also appeared in the film. I love face off, and i love how each season they try to slightly modify the show, which is great. Nicolas cage and john travolta in faceoff 1997 michael douglas at an event for faceoff 1997 patricia.
Special effects makeup artists from around the country come together to compete to see who has the best skills out there. Faceoff marks woos first american film to reach the pitched level of his best hong kong work hardboiled. The contestants are not only tasked with incorporating effects makeup, but they also have to showcase their skills with prosthetics, 3d design and eye enhancers. Watch faceoff starring john travolta in this mysterycrime on directv. What happened to the carrusel on list on the promo film score tray, the last track listed 6. And it shows face off is arguably the only film of john woos posthongkong career that matches the distinctive style of his earlier movies a better tomorrow, the killer, and hard boiled, to name a few. Face off was only his third american movie, and the first where he was given significant creative control. After the plane crashes and troy is severely injured, possibly dead, archer undergoes surgery to remove his face and replace it with troys. Oct 06, 2011 the third of john woos americanmade feature films, face off stars john travolta as sean archer, an fbi agent obsessed with capturing castor troy nicolas cage, a criminal genius who years. The score fits well into the film, and therefore is a worthy addition to the percussionistic action music category of your soundtrack collection. Along with woos usual elaborately choreographed action scenes, faceoff features a number of. In order to foil a terrorist plot, an fbi agent undergoes facial. Its available to watch on tv, online, tablets, phone. Its a gimme, for example, that as gravely injured as he may be, troy will snap out of his coma and force a doctor to transplant archers face onto his own bloody skull so that the lawman and the outlaw end up looking exactly like the other.
Action movie anatomy hosts ben bateman and andrew ghai break down the face. He takes a patently absurd premisehero and villain exchange identities by literally swapping faces in sciencefiction plastic surgeryand creates a doublebarreled revenge film driven by the split psyches of its newly redefined. Jun 19, 2017 faceoff understands that, sometimes, the best thing an action movie can do is to set a climactic, explosionfueled firefight to an especially emotive rendition of somewhere over the rainbow. My husband and i started watching it at the beginning of season 2 and when that ended we decided to go back and watch season 1 on amazon. A little boy is killed by a sniper rifle while riding on a merrygoround with his father. Faceoff is a film that everyone should experience at least once in their lifetime.
Their union is tumultuous, as both try to come to terms with their differences in careers and lifestyles. Faceoff, the highoctane action movie by acclaimed director john woo was fortunate enough to have john powell write the score. Face off is an american reality television game show on the syfy cable network in which a group of prosthetic makeup artists compete against each other to create prostheses such as those found in science fiction and horror films. Is it just me or was the selection removed for some unknown reason. Watch face off online full episodes all seasons yidio. This season they brought back the gauntlet challenge, but with new and way better rules, which was refreshing. Jun 03, 2017 parents need to know that faceoff is a 1997 movie in which an fbi agent and his archnemesis, a psychotic terrorist, switch faces. How does the movie faceoff have such a great rotten. Makeup artists are an important part of many movies.
That exchange of faces and identities is the inspiration for faceoff, the new john woo action thriller, which contains enough plot for an entire series. Not the best but still a solid late 90s action film and with a in. Watch hd face off 1997 online movie watch online,watch online streaming full movie hd watch movie onlinetophotmovie website has direct download links. This reality series has three hollywood veterans, including an oscar winner, choose someone to be the next great makeup artist. At his best, director john woo turns action movies into ballets of blood and bullets grounded in character drama. Watch face off online stream full episodes directv.
And it shows faceoff is arguably the only film of john woos posthongkong career that matches the distinctive style of his earlier movies a better tomorrow, the killer, and hard boiled, to name a few. Through an unfortunate turn of events, a duplicate. While season 1 is good as well, im glad we started with season 2 because i think the show worked out a. The third of john woos americanmade feature films, faceoff stars john travolta as sean archer, an fbi agent obsessed with capturing castor troy nicolas cage, a criminal genius who years. The artists take on face off s first ever focus challenge in which they are given just two days to create and apply a clean, detailed face makeup based upon literary mashups. Hollywood john travolta confirmed this morning that the longawaited sequel to faceoff is officially in the works. The story line concerns a rookie toronto maple leafs ice hockey player and his romance with a musician. Watch the bullets fly and the action explode as master action director john woo broken arrow detonates the screen. Face off is a 1971 canadian feature film produced by john f. Jun 01, 2018 the face off tv show has been cancelled by syfy. Faceoff understands that, sometimes, the best thing an action movie can do is to set a climactic, explosionfueled firefight to an especially emotive rendition of somewhere over the rainbow. Face off was an american reality television game show program on the syfy cable network channel in which a group of prosthetic makeup artists compete against each other to create prostheses such as those found in science fiction and horror films.
Travolta plays an fbi agent and cage plays a terrorist, sworn enemies who assume each others physical appearance. Faceoff is a 1997 american action film directed by john woo, written by mike werb and michael colleary, and starring john travolta and nicolas cage. Hbo john travolta stars as fbi agent sean archer doing the unthinkable to stop the elusive terrorist castor troy nicolas cage. Select utility and you will see all these utility effects such as face off, image mask, mosaic, tiltshift and auto enhance. Rather, faceoff is a terrible movie because of the performances in it and for the fact that the john wooisms in the movie just didnt work. John travolta, nicolas cage, joan allen, alessandro. Watch full episodes of face off and get the latest breaking news, exclusive videos and pictures, episode recaps and much more at. Watch face off full movie in hd visit movie 754 an antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist. The region 1 dvd of faceoff was one of the first films to be released on the format on october 7, 1998.804 1230 58 1310 1381 750 1394 1095 557 1026 133 1063 150 609 984 254 178 1353 1414 820 323 832 1164 332 835 624 68