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Ransom

Ransom(1996)

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Tom Mullen is a wealthy corporate executive used to mediating tough business deals, and doing things his own way. Along with his beautiful wife Kate and son Sean, Tom has all the material trappings of success, including a Fifth Avenue penthouse, an enviable position in New York society and high media visibility. But when the thing he cherishes most--his young son--is abducted by desperate criminals and held for ransom, Tom's world of affluence and privilege comes crashing down. And after an FBI rescue operation fails, he engineers a dangerous countermeasure in a last chance effort to bring his boy back to safety. With his son's life hanging precariously in the balance, and his wife terrified by the shocking plan, Tom offers an appalling proposal, the response to which could easily result in the loss of his son forever.

Cast & Crew

Ron Howard Director
Mel Gibson Tom Mullen
Rene Russo Kate Mullen
Gary Sinise Jimmy Shaker
Delroy Lindo Agent Lonnie Hawkins
Liev Schreiber Clark Barnes
Donnie Wahlberg Cubby Barnes
Lili Taylor Maris Connor
Brawley Nolte Sean Mullen
Evan Handler Miles Roberts
Nancy Ticotin Agent Kimba Welch
Michael Gaston Agent Jack Sickler
Kevin Neil Mcready Agent Paul Rhodes
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1996 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Walt Disney Studios Distribution
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  • Ransom (1996)

    James Higgins 2010-02-11

    Very intense and suspenseful, but it doesn't ring as true as the original. It has a few too many twists for it's own good. Fine performances,... MORE>