An engine company is on fire when an arsonist attempts to recreate the Great Chicago Fire and an inspector (Robert DeNiro) is giving the men a hotfoot to solve this thing (Kurt Russell as a seasoned smokeeater; William Baldwin as his rookie kid brother). Directed by Ron Howard ("Ransom"). Written by Gregory Widen ("Highlander"), himself a firefighter for a time.

A Ron Howard directed movie with Robert DeNiro as the fire inspector and Kurt Russell and William Baldwin as fire fighter brothers.

Diana first wore this black gown with gold straps  in October 1987. She wore it again in Canada in 1991, and to attend a gala of the Kirov Ballet at the London Coliseum in July 1993.

July Diana & Prince Charles arrive at the Empire, Leicester Square for the premiere of the film, "Backdraft". They met actors, Kurt Russell & William Baldwin.

Backdraft Movie Poster (11 x 17) - Item # MOVCD3696

Backdraft Movie Poster (11 x 17) - Item # MOVCD3696

Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose

Backdraft (1991)

Directed by Ron Howard. With Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Robert De Niro, Donald Sutherland. Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose.

The Princess got chatting to Kurt at the royal premiere of his film Backdraft in London in 1991 (pictured) and apparently confided in him that she was struggling with constant attention from the paparazzi

Kurt Russell reveals how Princess Diana used his home as a safe haven

The Princess got chatting to Kurt at the royal premiere of his film Backdraft in London in 1991 (pictured) and apparently confided in him that she was struggling with constant attention from the paparazzi

Backdraft  This broke my heart but it was such a moving and dramatic realistic movie I had to watch it. Especially since I nearly died in a fire, lost consciousness and quit breathing. It is difficult for me to watch but necessary.

I always cry at the end, that lil boy holding the hat & the wife just break my heart.

Kurt Russell & William Baldwin behind the scenes of Backdraft 1991

Kurt Russell & William Baldwin behind the scenes of Backdraft 1991

Backdraft

Firefighters already use infrared cameras to find people in burning buildings, but the technology can't distinguish between a person's heat and that of the su.

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