Olympus Has Fallen (film series)
|Olympus Has Fallen|
by Creighton Rothenberger
(Full list below)
|Box office||$376 million|
The Olympus Has Fallen film series includes action thriller movies based on the characters created by Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin Benedikt. It stars Gerard Butler as Secret Service agent Mike Banning and Aaron Eckhart as Benjamin Asher, the President of the United States. The series also features Morgan Freeman as the Speaker of the House Allan Trumbull. The series consists of Olympus Has Fallen (2013) and London Has Fallen (2016), with the third film titled Angel Has Fallen, currently in production. The series has grossed over $376 million worldwide.
|Olympus Has Fallen||March 22, 2013||Antoine Fuqua||Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin Benedikt||Antoine Fuqua, Gerard Butler, Alan Siegel, Ed Cathell III, Danny Lerner and Mark Gill|
|London Has Fallen||March 4, 2016||Babak Najafi||Creighton Rothenberger, Katrin Benedikt, Christian Gudegast and Chad St. John||Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin Benedikt||Gerard Butler, Alan Siegel, Mark Gill, John Thompson, Les Weldon and Matt O'Toole|
|Angel Has Fallen||August 23, 2019||Ric Roman Waugh||Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin Benedikt|
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Disgraced Secret Service agent (and former presidential guard) Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack, using his inside knowledge, Banning must work with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers.
London Has Fallen (2016)
In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Angel Has Fallen (2019)
In October 2016, it was announced that a sequel titled Angel Has Fallen is in development, with Gerard Butler reprising his role, as well as serving as producer. Butler will reportedly be more involved in the production of the film. By July 2017, Ric Roman Waugh was announced as director for the film.
Cast and characters
Additional crew & production details
|Olympus Has Fallen||Trevor Morris||Conrad W. Hall||John Refoua||Millennium Films
|FilmDistrict Distribution, LLC||119 minutes|
|London Has Fallen||Ed Wild||Paul Martin Smith and Michael Duthie||Gramercy Pictures
|Focus Features LLC||99 minutes|
|Angel Has Fallen||TBA||Gabriel Fleming||Jules O'Loughlin||Millennium Films
Box office performance
|Film||Release date||Box office gross||Budget
|North America||Other territories||Worldwide|
|Olympus Has Fallen||March 22, 2013||$30,373,794||$98,925,640||$71,344,561||$170,270,201||$70,000,000|||
|London Has Fallen||March 4, 2016||$21,635,601||$62,524,260||$143,230,187||$205,754,447||$60,000,000|||
Critical and public response
|Olympus Has Fallen||48% (183 reviews)||41 (30 reviews)||A-|
|London Has Fallen||25% (175 reviews)||28 (35 reviews)||A-|
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