Released Date
October 1, 2004
Distributor
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Genre
Thriller
Rating
PG-13
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$74,541,707 + $26,030,337 = $100,572,044
67

John Travolta

as Mike Kennedy

47

Joaquin Phoenix

as Firefighter Jack Morrison

53

Morris Chestnut

as Firefighter Tommy Drake

63

Robert Patrick

as Firefighter Leonard Richter

49

Jacinda Barrett

as Linda Morrison

47

Balthazar Getty

as Firefighter Ray Gauquin

About Ladder 49

A firefighter, injured and trapped in a burning building, has flashbacks of his life as he drifts in and out of consciousness. Meanwhile, fellow firefighters led by the Chief attempt to rescue him.

About

Firefighter Jack Morrison becomes stuck inside a burning warehouse while saving someone. Jack starts to have flashbacks of his whole life while the warehouse burns around him. 

Trivia

The film is titled Ladder 49 because the firefighter unit is called Ladder Company 49. The film was shot in Baltimore, Maryland, USA where the story takes place.