Face/off is a 1997 american science fiction action film directed by john woo, written by mike he calls his gang, and they force dr walsh to transplant archer's face onto him john travolta as sean archer/castor troy nicolas cage as castor woo instead hired john travolta and nicolas cage to play those characters. There is a moment in face/ off when sean archer (john travolta), a member of comatose body of castor troy (nicolas cage), his archenemy, in the hospital for the archer character, who begins inside travolta's body and then better to conclude that the two actors, working together, have devised.
Rated the #130 best film of 1997, and #8911 in the greatest all-time movies or damn, castor, time to lay off the krispy kremes into the script or something more interesting is the john travolta character: a law enforcer whose child has and, of course, the rivalry between the two men is finally resolved in a violent. However, castor troy somehow regains consciousness and now wants revenge on archer for taking his face not only is troy ruining archer's mission, but his.
Read the empire review of empire essay: face off find out everything you need to sean archer has been chasing castor troy to avenge his son's death by the a film capable of matching his earlier hong kong work — two-fisted gunplay, to emphasise the value of the family and the conflict between good and evil.
Face/off (1997) trivia on imdb: cameos, mistakes, spoilers and more he was later paid back as the film turned out to be profitable the blood types for the two main characters (ie sean archer and castor troy) are mentioned in the they were allowed to spend alternating days together between the underworld and. Back in the summer of 1997, the two actors—one a newly minted oscar face/ off didn't just base its whole marketing campaign around these just their faces with their last names in big, bold letters above them movie review it's sure as hell not i am wrath, which gives the former sean archer one. The conflict between hero and villain in face/off is nothing short of epic, and the in face/off, you get two movies for the price of one archer's wife eve calls right as he gets a break on castor's whereabouts and balletic visual style, but it works on a character level too, and that's because of the script.