Dog Day Afternoon 1975


Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturale. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly turns sour and escalates into a hostage situation and stand-off with the police. As Sonny's motives for the robbery are slowly revealed and things become more complicated, the heist turns into a media circus.

Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Written by: Frank Pierson
Release date: 1975-08-01
Runtime: 125 minutes
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Tagline: Anything can happen during the dog days of summer. On August 22nd, 1972, everything did.
Al Pacino
Al Pacino
Sonny Wortzik 
John Cazale
John Cazale
Salvatore 'Sal' Naturile 
Charles Durning
Charles Durning
Det. Sgt. Eugene Moretti 
Chris Sarandon
Chris Sarandon
Leon Shermer 
James Broderick
James Broderick
Agent Sheldon 
William Bogert
William Bogert
TV Anchorman 
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Also known as:
  • Lämbe pärastlõuna
  • Quel pomeriggio di un giorno da cani
  • Tarde de perros
  • Un après-midi de chien
  • Σκυλίσια μέρα
  • Кучешки следобед
  • Собачий полдень
  • بعدازظهر سگی
  • 도그 데이 애프터눈
  • 뜨거운 오후