Blind Flight Poster

Release Date: 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
In 1986, teacher Brian Keenan (Ian Hart) moves from his native Ireland to Beirut, where Hezbollah militants kidnap him. Brian is held captive with one other cellmate, British journalist John McCarthy (Linus Roache). John is calm by nature, while Brian has a rebellious streak, and the two hostages have opposing political views about their home countries. Still, over the course of their grueling four-year imprisonment, they manage to develop an unbreakable bond.

Cast: Ian Hart, Linus Roache, Bassem Breish, Ziad Lahoud, Mohammed Chamas

Director: John Furse

Genres: Docudrama

Keywords: 1990s, 1980s, Tense, Rescue, Moving, Friendship