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Hostage / Miramax Films and Stratus Film Co. present a Cheyenne Enterprises production, an Equity Pictures Medienfonds GmbH & Co. KG II production ; a Film By Florent Siri ; produced by Bruce Willis, Arnold Rifkin [and] Mark Gordon, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Doug Richardson ; directed by Florent Siri.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788859315
  • ISBN: 9780788859311
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Robert Crais.
Special features: "Taking Hostage behind the scenes" (13 min.); deleted scenes (5 min.); extended scenes (2 min.); commentary by director Flent Siri.
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Giovanni Fiore Coltellacci ; art director, Keith P. Cunningham ; editors, Richard Byard, Olivier Gajan ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Elisabetta Beraldo ; production designer, Larry Fulton ; visual effects supervisor, Feliciano di Giorgio.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bruce Willis, Kevin Pollak, Jimmy Bennett, Michelle Horn, Ben Foster, Jonathan Tucker, Marshall Allman, Serena Scott Thomas, Rumer Willis, Kim Coates, Robert Knepper.
Summary, etc.:
When ex-LAPD officer Jeff Talley became Chief of Police in a sleepy town, he thought he'd left behind the traumas of his career as a big city hostage negotiator. But when a random crime escalates into a deadly standoff, Talley finds himself thrust into a situation far more volatile and terrifying than anything he could ever imagine.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R for strong graphic violence, language and some drug use.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (Dolby digital 5.1 surround) or French; subtitles in English or Spanish.
Subject: Crais, Robert > Film and video adaptations.
Hostages > Drama.
Negotiation > Drama.
Police chiefs > Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Rehenes > Teatro.
Negociaciones para liberar rehenes > Teatro.
California, Southern > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.

Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Albany Carnegie.


  • 0 current holds with 10 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Carnegie Public Library DVD HOS R (Text) 35615010056087 New Items DVD Available -

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