Most Popular "Ransom Note" Titles
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1. The Big Lebowski (1998)
R | 117 min | Comedy, Crime
"The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.
3. The Brothers Bloom (2008)
PG-13 | 114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.
4. Baby's Day Out (1994)
PG | 99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. Unfortunately... See full summary »
6. Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)
R | 129 min | Crime, Drama
A recently laid off factory worker kidnaps his former boss' daughter, hoping to use the ransom money to pay for his sister's kidney transplant.
7. Max Payne 3 (2012 Video Game)
Action, Crime, Drama
Nine years after the events of Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne (2003), Max finds himself living a degenerative lifestyle, addicted to painkillers and alcohol in the city of Sao Paulo, ... See full summary »
8. The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002)
R | 104 min | Comedy, Drama
A group of Catholic school friends, after being caught drawing an obscene comic book, plan a heist that will outdo their previous prank and make them local legends.
13. Quicksand (2003)
R | 95 min | Drama, Crime, Thriller
After a workaholic banker journeys to Monaco to investigate the suspicious activities of a company, he finds himself framed for murder and running for his life.
14. Big House, U.S.A. (1955)
Approved | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
When young Danny Lambert runs away from camp in south-central Colorado, he becomes the object of a park-wide-search by his wealthy father Robertson Lambert. He is found by Jerry Barker and ... See full summary »
15. Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (1990 TV Movie)
96 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
There's a crisis in Rhymeland! All the Rhymies (the characters from Nursery Rhymes) are disappearing! Gordon Goose, son of Mother Goose, and Little Bo Peep set off across Rhymeland to find ... See full summary »
16. Mezzo Forte (2000 Video)
Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime
A young woman and her mercenary for hire team run afoul of a violent mob boss and his sociopath daughter.
17. Stealing Sinatra (2003)
R | 96 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
In need of a grubstake, a young man convinces a couple of friends to help him kidnap Frank Sinatra Jr. It's a true story.
18. Quincannon, Frontier Scout (1956)
Approved | 83 min | Western, Action, Romance
A young woman hires a frontier scout to help her discover if her brother died in an Indian attack on a remote fort.
20. Lucía, Lucía (2003)
R | 110 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Lucia, an children's book author, tells the story of her husband's disappearance. One day on their way to Brazil he just disappears. She goes to the police, gets a ransom note, and makes ... See full summary »
23. Alive or Preferably Dead (1969)
PG | 103 min | Comedy, Western
Two brothers, Monty and Ted, will inherit $300,000 if they manage to live together for six months.
25. Twister's Revenge! (1987)
90 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Three bumbling criminals have been trying to get their hands on the computerized control system of Mr. Twister, a talking monster truck with a mind of its own.
26. The Panther's Claw (1942)
Passed | 70 min | Crime, Mystery
The police arrest a man climbing over the wall of a cemetery after midnight. He claims that he is being blackmailed and is following instructions he received by mail to leave $1000 on a ... See full summary »
29. The Falcon in Danger (1943)
Approved | 69 min | Crime, Mystery
Whem a passenger plane crash lands at a local airport, bystanders and first responders are shocked to find there is no one aboard.
30. The Weapons of Death (1981)
R | 90 min | Action, Drama
In San Francisco's Chinatown, a band of thugs kidnaps a girl for a large Chinese gang. Her half-brother gathers a team of expert fighters to get her back.
31. Held for Ransom (1938)
Approved | 59 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
The kidnappers of Herbert Scott have been paid the demanded ransom but have not returned Scott. The police chief suspects Larry Scott, the spendthrift nephew, but an opposing view is held ... See full summary »
33. The Spider Returns (1941)
Approved | 300 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
The evil and masked "Gargoyle" is sabotaging all of America's industrial plants. It is up to the Spider to save the country.
35. Jungle Gold (1966 TV Movie)
Approved | 100 min | Adventure
This is an edited version of the 1944 Republic serial "The Tiger Woman," released in a syndication package to TV in 1966.
Writers: Royal K. Cole, Ronald Davidson, Basil Dickey, Jesse Duffy, Grant Nelson, Joseph F. Poland | Directors: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Wallace Grissell | Stars: Allan Lane, Linda Stirling, Duncan Renaldo, George J. Lewis
36. You Can't Get Away with It (1936)
Approved | 30 min | Crime, Short, Documentary
A documentary-style short showing the inner-workings of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Presented with The Permission of the Hon. Homer S. Cummings, Attorney General of the U. S., and ... See full summary »
37. The Singing Buckaroo (1937)
Approved | 50 min | Music, Western
Barbara Evans has $25,000 and Gifford is after it. When his henchman fail to get it he refuses to pay them. They then decide to double cross him and get the money for themselves. Gordon is ... See full summary »
38. Little Miss Roughneck (1938)
Approved | 64 min | Comedy, Music, Romance
A talented 10-year-old singing prodigy, Foxine LaRue, who is only slightly less artificial and theatrical than her name, is pushed into vaudeville by her stage-mother mama, Gert LaRue, who ... See full summary »
39. Ransom (1928)
Passed | 58 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
Burton Meredith, A young, U.S. government chemist discovers a formula for a deadly gas. But Wo Fang, the evil leader of the Chinatown underground sets out to steal the secret, using very ... See full summary »
41. Nancy Drew: Ransom of the Seven Ships (2009 Video Game)
E | Adventure, Mystery
Teen detective Nancy Drew searches for buried treasure on a remote island in the Bahamas in order to meet the ransom demand after her best friend is kidnapped.
42. Outlaws of the Rio Grande (1941)
Approved | 63 min | Action, Western
Bob Day has been captured by Marlow's gang. When Tim Barton and sidekick Monte come looking for him, Tim is also captured. Escaping, Tim has a plan that will have the outlaws fighting among themselves.
43. Urban Woodland (2000 Video)
50 min | Adventure
Sweet, innocent Lisa is kidnapped by a red-haired thug. When her roommate, Holly, returns home, she finds a ransom note. Rather than paying the ransom, Holly tries to track down the ... See full summary »
47. M.O.S. (2005)
7 min | Short, Drama, Mystery
A ransom phone-call at the end of his day thrusts Guy into a race against the clock to find clues that will allow him to save his wife and clear himself of her disappearance.
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962–1965)
A Matter of Murder
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A notorious but ethical auto thief and his gang steal a Rolls-Royce, unaware that the trunk contains the body of a woman who was murdered by her husband.
Warehouse 13 (2009– )
All the Time in the World
TV-14 | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
The team tracks an evil alchemist who has bronzed Claudia and stolen the only artifact that can reverse the process. The clock is ticking as Claudia's condition apparently affects both Mrs. Frederic and the Warehouse.