National Treasure - Director Jon Turteltaub Interview

Posted on: November 9, 2004 | Views: 16 | Comment

The director of National Treasure talks about filming in D.C. post 9/11.

For centuries, a family of treasure hunters has sought the famed war chest hidden by the heroes of the Revolutionary War. Now Benjamin Franklin Gates (Nicolas Cage) has finally pinpointed it--or rather, pinpointed the location of the map: It's on the back of the Declaration of Independence. But he's not the only one who's figured it out. 

U.S. history • historical • founding fathers • jerry bruckheimer • action-adventure • jon turteltaub • american history • Nicholas Cage