Producer and Director: Paul Haggis Writer: Paul Haggis Release Date: 6 May 2005 (USA)
Synopsis: Several stories interweave during two days in Los Angeles involving a collection of inter-related characters, a police detective with a drugged out mother and a thieving younger brother, two car thieves who are constantly theorizing on society and race, the white district attorney and his irritated and pampered wife, a racist white veteran cop (caring for a sick father at home) who disgusts his more idealistic younger partner, a successful Hollywood director and his wife who must deal with the racist cop, a Persian-immigrant father who buys a gun to protect his shop, a Hispanic locksmith and his young daughter who is afraid of bullets. Won 3 Oscars. Another 22 awards & 66 nominations.
Sandra Bullock as Jean Cabot Don Cheadle as Detective Graham Waters Matt Dillon as Officer John Ryan
Brendan Fraser as Rick Cabot Terrence Howard as Cameron Thayer Chris "Ludacris" Bridges as Anthony Thandie Newton as Christine Thayer
78th Academy Awards
Best Editing Best Picture Best Screenplay - Original Best Director Best Film Best Screenplay- Original Best Supporting Actress Best Cast Best Film Best Supporting Actor Best Cast Best Writer Best Film Casting - Drama
Hughes Winborne Paul Haggis & Robert Moresco
1st Austin Film Critics Association Award
Paul Haggis Paul Haggis & Robert Moresco Thandie Newton
59th BAFTA Film Awards
Black Reel Awards 2005 11th BFCA Critics' Choice Awards
Paul Haggis & Robert Moresco Sarah Finn & Randi Hiller
Casting Society of America Awards 2005
18th Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Film Best Screenplay 12th Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards Empire Awards 12th Screen Actors Guild Awards 6th Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards 4th Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Awards 58th Writers Guild of America Awards Best Supporting Actor
Paul Haggis & Robert Moresco Matt Dillon
Best Actress Best Cast Best Supporting Actor Best Cast Best Screenplay - Original Best Screenplay - Original
Paul Haggis & Robert Moresco Paul Haggis & Robert Moresco
1. Crash 2. Go Forth My Son 3. Hands in Plain Sight 4. Safe Now 5. No Such Things as Monsters 6. Find My Baby 7. Negligence 8. Flames 9. Siren 10. A Really Good Cloak 11. A Harsh Warning 12. Saint Christopher 13. Sense of Touch 14. Bird York - In the Deep 15. Stereophonics - Maybe Tomorrow
The first 13 musics of the album were written and produced by the film composer Mark Isham. The album is complimented by the original song "In the Deep" by Bird York and "Maybe Tomorrow" by Stereophonics.
Crash was inspired by a real life incident in which Paul Haggis Porsche was carjacked outside a video store on Wilshire Boulevard in 1991.
Trabalho realizado por: Ana Rita Duarte nº2 Francisca Cabedo nº5 Joana Cabedo nº6