“White House Down” Full Trailer
White House Down centers on John Cale (Channing Tatum), a policeman whose dream job is protect the President of the United States as a Secret Service agent. When his is application is rejected, he’s unable to deliver the bad news to his young daughter and instead takes her on a tour of the White House.While there, his skills and determination to protect the president are put to the ultimate test as a powerful paramilitary group takes control of the White House. If this plot sounds familiar, that’s because it’s almost identical to Olympus Has Fallen, which was released this past March.
The film is directed by Roland Emmerich, the man behind such blockbusters as Independence Day, Godzilla and The Day After Tomorrow and written by James Vanderbilt (Zodiac). It stars the aforementioned Tatum, Jamie Foxx (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) as President James Sawyer, Maggie Gyllenhaal (The Dark Knight) as a Secret Service agent, Joey King (Oz the Great and Powerful) as Cale’s daughter, Richard Jenkins (Killing Them Softly) as the Speaker of the House and Jason Clarke (Zero Dark Thirty) as Stenz, the leader of the paramilitary mercenary group that invades the White House.