Daylight (1996)

6.0 / Rated by 1 people

114 min.
Plot  In Upstate New York, a waste management firm loads barrels of toxic waste onto trucks, intending to illegally dispose of them. They are shown heading into the Holland Tunnel along with several other commuters, including struggling playwright Maddy Thompson (Amy Brenneman), a bus of juvenile offenders, a vacationing family, an elderly couple, and mountain climbing equipment retailer Roy Nord (Viggo Mortensen). Meanwhile, a gang of diamond thieves in a stolen car try to escape the NYPD by racing into the tunnel. The gang force their way through the north tube traffic, where the driver loses control, smashing though a security booth and into one of the trucks, causing it to detonate, and resulting in a sympathetic detonation of the remaining trucks. The tunnel entrances cave in, and a devastating fireball sweeps through the tunnel, incinerating the majority of the motorists within it.

About to enter the Manhattan end of the tunnel, former New York City Emergency Medical Services Ch...



Amy Brenneman
Madelyne "Maddy" Thompson
Dan Hedaya
Frank Craft
Stan Shaw
George Tyrell
Jay O. Sanders
Steven Crighton
Karen Young
Sarah Crighton
Danielle Harris
Ashley Crighton
Colin Fox
Roger Trilling
Claire Bloom
Eleanor Trilling
Vanessa Bell Calloway
Grace Calloway
Barry Newman
Norman Bassett
Mark Rolston
Chief Dennis Wilson
Rosemary Forsyth
Ms. London


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