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A Hijacking 2012 / Available On Streaming Rental

7.9

A Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean. The pirates demand millions of dollars in ransom and from there on, a psychological drama between the pirates and the ship owner develops, as they negotiate the price for the ship and its crew. A really great thing about this film is the fact that it doesn’t get tangled up in the weepy feelings of the families back home – but instead focuses on the shrinking hope of the ship’s crew and the psychological consequences of the brutal negotiation, that drives the ship owner to the edge of madness. Inspired by a true story. Brilliantly acted.

Written By: Victor Klubien

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Awesome movie

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  • Genre

    Mystery
  • Mood

    Thrilling, True-story-based
  • Starring

    Dar Salim, Pilou Asbæk, Søren Malling
  • Directed by

    Tobias Lindholm
  • Written by

    Tobias Lindholm
  • Runtime

    103 minutes
  • MPAA Rating

    R
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