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      Held for Ransom

      2019, Drama, 2h 15m

      12 Reviews Fewer than 50 Ratings

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      HELD FOR RANSOM tells the true story of Danish photojournalist Daniel Rye who was held hostage for 398 days in Syria by the terror organization ISIS along with several other foreign nationals including the American journalist, James Foley. The film follows Daniel's struggle to survive in captivity, his friendship with James, and the nightmare of the Rye family back home in Denmark as they try to do everything in their power to save their son. At the center of this crisis, we find hostage negotiator, Arthur, who plays a pivotal role in securing Daniel's release.

      • Genre: Drama

      • Original Language: Danish

      • Director: Niels Arden Oplev, Anders W. Berthelsen

      • Producer: Morten Kaufmann, Signe Leick Jensen

      • Writer: Anders Thomas Jensen

      • Release Date (Theaters):  limited

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      • Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Films

      • Production Co: Eurimages, Norsk Filminstitutt, Danmarks Radio, Film i Väst, Imaginarium Films, Sveriges Television, Danish Film Institute, Yleisradio, Toolbox Film, Hummelfilm, Cinenic Film, Deluca Film A/S, Swedish Film Institute, Nordisk Film- & TV-Fond, Den Vestdanske Filmpulje

      • Aspect Ratio: Scope (2.35:1)

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