Skyscraper stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as Will Sawyer – a former FBI agent and U.S. war veteran who has taken a job as a security analyst for skyscrapers. However, while in China on an assignment, a skyscraper touted as the safest in the world catches fire and he gets framed for it. Now a wanted man and on the run, he must find those responsible, clear his name and somehow rescue his family members when they become trapped inside the inferno.