Held for Ransom

2019 · 2 hr 18 min

NR7.6100%70%72%
The story of Danish photographer Daniel Rye (Smed), who was captured by ISIS in Syria in 2013 and held hostage for 398 days along with 23 other foreign nationals including the ill-fated American journalist James Foley (Kebbell). The film follows Daniel's fight for survival and the alliance he formed with Foley before his shocking public execution in 2013.

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Studio
Film i Väst, Cinenic Film, Toolbox Film, Hummelfilm, Deluca Film

Cast of Held for Ransom

ES
Esben SmedDaniel Rye
TK
Toby KebbellJames Foley
AE
Amir ElMasryJohn (Beatles)
CC
Charlie CarrickMichael Foley
FE
Fady ElsayedGeorge (Beatles)
EM
RB
Rasmus BjergTue Berg
YB
Youssef BerouainRingo (Beatles)
HB
ST
LL
Lars LohmannElderly man
YA
Yvonne AndersenSusanne's colleague
RH
Rolf HolmgrenFoley's father
JW
Jonathan WikingChurch attendant (uncredited)

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