Kidnapping Mr. Heineken

Kidnapping Mr. Heineken

Streaming Video - 2014
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In 1983, a group of childhood friends pulled off the crime of the century by kidnapping the wealthy heir of the Heineken beer empire. The shocking capture - by gunpoint in broad daylight - resulted in the largest ransom paid for a kidnapped individual to date. It was truly the perfect crime...until they got away with it. Starring Anthony Hopkins, Sam Worthington and Ryan Kwanten.
Publisher: [United States] : Alchemy : Made available through hoopla, 2014
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 96 min.)) : sd., col


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Feb 11, 2018

Good movie. Well acted.

Dec 19, 2017

Interesting movie based on actual events. Beer baron is kidnapped by young businessmen and held for ransom

Oct 16, 2016

I really enjoyed this movie. Moves along well and has intensity without a lot of violence. The whole story unwraps cleanly.

C20T11 Oct 18, 2015

Alright Movie, kind of Dragged
on too long.

nycounsel Oct 16, 2015

this movie was okay, but not great. Anthony Hopkins was underutilized. Based on a true story, which curtailed any real dramatic ending.

Atticus14 Apr 18, 2015

I'm not sure why I hadn't heard of this case but the movie proved to be informative. Just a group of guys needing to make a quick buck after their business goes bankrupt. The movie moved along and just when you think they truly pulled it all goes awry. Not the best movie you'll ever see but far from being the worst.


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