Ransom

Overview

Sean Connery stars in Caspar Wrede's hostage melodrama, featuring lustrous cinematography by Sven Nykvist. A group of terrorists hijack an airplane and hold the passengers at bay until political prisoners are released. Sent in to stop them is Scandinavian government agent Nils Tahlvik Sean Connery. The ensuing battle-of-wills gives the terrorists the edge. But when they try to make it out of the country, Nils is after them in hot pursuit.
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Overview

Sean Connery stars in Caspar Wrede's hostage melodrama, featuring lustrous cinematography by Sven Nykvist. A group of terrorists hijack an airplane and hold the passengers at bay until political prisoners are released. Sent in to stop them is Scandinavian government agent Nils Tahlvik Sean Connery. The ensuing battle-of-wills gives the terrorists the edge. But when they try to make it out of the country, Nils is after them in hot pursuit.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/10/2012
  • UPC: 013132436494
  • Original Release: 1974
  • Rating:

  • Source: Starz / Anchor Bay
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Vistavision (1.66:1)
  • Presentation: Color / Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Time: 1:29:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 29,708

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Sean Connery Nils Tahlvik
Ian McShane Petrie
Norman Bristow Capt. Denver
John Cording Bert
Isabel Dean Mrs. Palmer
William Fox Ferris
Richard Hampton Joe
Robert Harris Palmer
Harry Landis Lookout Pilot
James Maxwell Bernhard
John Quentin Shepherd
Jeffry Wickham Barnes
Kaare Kroppan Donner
Noeste Schwab Female Housekeeper
Kare Wicklund Male Housekeeper
Froeydis Damslora
Inger Heidal
Sven Aune Second Pilot
Knut Hansson Matson
Preston Lockwood Hislop
Alf Malland Police Inspector
Richard Harris Gerald Palmer
Knut Wigert Polson
Technical Credits
Caspar Wrede Director
Eric Boyd-Perkins Editor
John Bramall Sound/Sound Designer
Thelma Connell Editor
Elsa Fennell Costumes/Costume Designer
Jerry Goldsmith Score Composer
Bernard Hanson Asst. Director
Sven Nykvist Cinematographer
Peter Rawley Producer
Paul Wheeler Screenwriter
Sven Wickman Art Director
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Terrorists
1. Chapter 1 [9:45]
2. Chapter 2 [10:30]
3. Chapter 3 [10:32]
4. Chapter 4 [10:15]
5. Chapter 5 [9:47]
6. Chapter 6 [9:42]
7. Chapter 7 [9:36]
8. Chapter 8 [10:17]
9. Chapter 9 [8:06]
10. Chapter 10 [:00]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Terrorists
   Menu Group #1 with 10 chapter(s) covering 01:28:34
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