Dog Day Afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon

  • R
  • 1975
  • 125 min
  • USA
  • biography, crime, drama

A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.

Director: Sidney Lumet

Screenwriter: Frank Pierson

Stars: Al Pacino, John Cazale, Charles Durning

Framed by great work from director Sidney Lumet and fueled by a gripping performance from Al Pacino, Dog Day Afternoon offers a finely detailed snapshot of people in crisis with tension-soaked drama shaded in black humor.


  • Sidney Lumet
    Sidney Lumet

    Sidney Lumet (June 25, 1924 - April 9, 2011) was an American director, producer and screenwriter with over 50 films to his name. He was nominated for the Academy Award as Best Director for 12 Angry Men (1957), Dog Day Afternoon (1975),

Main Cast


Producer: Martin Bregman, Martin Elfand, Robert Greenhut

Editor: Dede Allen

Casting: Michael Chinich, Don Phillips

Director Of Photography: Victor J. Kemper

Costume Design: Anna Hill Johnstone

Production Design: Charles Bailey


Year: 1975

Runtime: 125 min

Country: USA

Language: English

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Sound Mix: Mono