Keyword: hijacking

Air Force One

Air Force One (1997)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 07/24/1997
The President of the United States, James Marshall, takes a tough anti-terrorist stance and then becomes a hostage himself when Air Force One is taken over by terrorists from Kazakhstan, led by Ivan Korshunov, who demand the release of their fascistic leader General Radek. The President seems to escape from the plane in an emergency capsule yet is actually hiding on board. He silently kills a...
Flightplan

Flightplan (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 09/22/2005
Kyle Pratt is a frantic but fiercely intelligent mother whose deepest protective instincts will be triggered by a haunting in-flight nightmare: in the middle of the trans-Atlantic trip, her young daughter turns up missing without a trace. Or does she? Kyle arrives on the flight still reeling from the recent loss of her husband, a woman who has gone mad with grief or a formidably determined mother...
Hijacking

A Hijacking (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 06/20/2013
The cargo ship MV Rozen is en route to its port-of-call when it is boarded and captured by pirates in the Indian Ocean. Among the men on board are the ship's cook, Mikkel, and the engineer, Jan, who, along with the rest of the seamen, are taken hostage in a cynical game of life and death. With the demand for a ransom of millions of dollars, a psychological drama unfolds between the CEO of the...
Hijacked

Hijacked (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
Paul Ross is a tough-as-nails government agent on the trail of the international crime syndicate known as 'The Tribe'. But when 'The Tribe' hijacks the private luxury jumbo jet belonging to the world's richest industrialist, they demand $2.73 billion or will begin killing passengers. Among their hostages are the tycoon's new assistant and her ex-fiancé Ross. The 'fasten seatbelt' signs are off...

Bus 657 (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/14/2014
An action thriller that centers on a casino card dealer who assembles a crew to simultaneously rob a bank and hijack a bus full of hostages to use as collateral. The heist's targets are the assets of a shady, powerful casino owner known as The Pope.
Captain Phillips

Captain Phillips (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
The myriad effects of globalization are seen through this examination of the true story of the 2009 hijacking of the U.S. container ship Maersk Alabama by a crew of Somali pirates. The film focuses on the relationship between the Alabama's commanding officer, Captain Richard Phillips, and the Somali pirate captain Muse, who takes him hostage. The two men are set on an unstoppable collision course...
Fishing Without Nets

Fishing Without Nets (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 10/02/2014
Shot in East Africa using Somali non-actors, the film tells the mesmerizing and sobering story of the pirates from the Somali point of view. The film combines the epic cinematic vision of a glorious action-thriller with intimate, textured qualities of an art film, humanizing the pirates by bringing us inside their moral dilemmas and gut-wrenching struggles.
Fast and the Furious

The Fast and the Furious (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/21/2001
Dominic Toretto drives the streets of LA like he owns them. As far as his crew is concerned, he does. He spends his days rebuilding high performance race cars and perfecting the art of computer controlled fuel injection. By night, Dom pockets up to $10,000 each time someone dares to race him in his own earth-bound rocket of a car. Dom lives off of the adrenaline of street car racing and his fans...
Con Air

Con Air (1997)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 06/05/1997
When a group of the most dangerous and notorious prisoners in the United States penal system are transferred to a new super-maximum security facility, parolee Cameron Poe hitches a ride on their Con Air transport flight only to find himself embroiled in a meticulously planned mid-air hijacking masterminded by Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. On the ground, it's up to U.S. Marshal Vince Larkin to avert...
Koshonin - The Negotiator: The Movie

Koshonin - The Negotiator: The Movie (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/12/2010
Police negotiator Reiko Usagi boards a plane while tailing a particularly suspicious young man and, by chance, is a passenger when the plane is later hijacked. Usagi becomes involved in a tense mind game with the perpetrators 10,000 meters above the ground as she tries to figure out their goal as well as save the lives of everyone onboard.
Kandagar

Kandagar (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/03/2010
The true story of five Russian pilots, whose airplane was hijacked by the Taliban in the Afghani province of Kandahar in 1995. The crew was imprisoned for more than a year, where they were tortured and starved. All five, however, managed to escape.