Dog Day Afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturile. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly turns sour and escalates into a hostage situation and stand-off with the police. As Sonny's motives for the robbery are slowly revealed and things become more complicated, the heist turns into a media circus.

Average Score : 78.41

Anything can happen during the dog days of summer. On August 22nd, 1972, everything did.

Status: Released

Release Date: 1975-09-21

Geners Crime Drama Thriller

Production Companies Artists Entertainment Complex Warner Bros. Pictures

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 125 minutes

Budget: $1,800,000

Revenue: $46,665,856