Skip to main content

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 49 min.

Plot Summary
After the kidnapping of his son, an executive, Dave Stannard (Glenn Ford), prepares to cave in to the demand of a $500,000 ransom. When the police chief (Robert Keith) and a reporter (Leslie Nielsen) tell him that, paying or not, he is unlikely to see his son again, Stannard snaps. Instead of paying the ransom, he decides to use the money as a bounty to capture the kidnappers. While everyone, including his wife (Donna Reed), berates him for his decision, Stannard stands by his ploy.

Cast: Glenn Ford , Donna Reed , Leslie Nielsen , Juano Hernandez , Robert Keith , Richard Gaines , Mabel Albertson , Alexander Scourby

Director: Alex Segal

Genres: Drama

Ransom (1956)

Release Date: January 1st, 1956|1 hr. 49 min.

fan reviews ( )

similar movies

  • High and Low (1963)

  • Captain Phillips (2013)

  • All Is Lost (2013)

  • See the Man Run (1971)

  • Tell No Tales (1939)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

Download the Free App!

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X