The story of the three Americans who stopped a terrorist on a train bound for Paris. more
In Movie Theaters U.S.Friday, February 9, 2018
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for bloody images, violence, some suggestive material, drug references and language
In August 2015, ISIS terrorist Ayoub El-Khazzani boards train from Brussels to Paris. El-Khazzani is armed with an AK-47 and enough ammo to kill more than 500 people, but three American friends refuse to give in to fear. Together, they avert a mass tragedy.
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Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the book "The 15:17 to Paris: The True Story of a Terrorist, a Train, and Three American Heroes" by Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, Spencer Stone and Jeffrey E. Stern. True story.
- The real-life heros Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, and Spencer Stone will play themselves in the film (Variety, 7/11/17).
- The film is expected to begin during the trio's childhood and show their friendship leading up to the moment that changed their lives (Variety, 7/11/17).