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Hostages (1992)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  20 February 1993 (USA)
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Fictionalized account of British, Irish, and American hostages taken in Lebanon in late 1980's. Dark and brutal story of Terry Anderson and his fellow hostages and how their families held ... See full summary »

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Peggy Say
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Brian Keenan
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Jill Morrell
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Terry Anderson
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Tom Sutherland
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Frank Reed
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Fictionalized account of British, Irish, and American hostages taken in Lebanon in late 1980's. Dark and brutal story of Terry Anderson and his fellow hostages and how their families held out under the stress. Written by Tim Kretschmann <Tim.K@VirComm.com>

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An Eye Opener
28 July 2003 | by (de, usa) – See all my reviews

This film helped me understand what went on during this crisis. I recommend it to anyone wanting to gain insight into the event as well as reading the books that have been written about this ordeal. I thought the actors portrayed the actual hostages with a strong desire to get it right. Excellent job by Colin Firth and company!


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