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A premiere surgeon is blackmailed in a plot to assassinate the president after her family is taken hostage by a rogue federal agent.
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Series cast summary:
Toni Collette ...  Dr. Ellen Sanders 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Tate Donovan ...  Brian Sanders 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Rhys Coiro ...  Kramer Daly 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Sandrine Holt ...  Sandrine Renault / ... 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Quinn Shephard ...  Morgan Sanders 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Dylan McDermott ...  Duncan Carlisle 15 episodes, 2013-2014
Billy Brown ...  Archer Petit 14 episodes, 2013-2014
Mateus Ward ...  Jake Sanders 14 episodes, 2013-2014
Jim True-Frost ...  Logan 11 episodes, 2013-2014
Lola Cook ...  Sawyer 11 episodes, 2013-2014
Larry Pine ...  Burton Delaney 10 episodes, 2013-2014
James Naughton ...  President Paul Kincaid 9 episodes, 2013-2014
Joanne Kelly ...  Vanessa Moore 9 episodes, 2013-2014
Brian White ...  Colonel Thomas Blair 8 episodes, 2013-2014
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio ...  Mary Kincaid 8 episodes, 2013-2014
Francie Swift ...  Nina 7 episodes, 2013-2014
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Dr. Ellen Sanders, a premiere surgeon, is thrust into a chilling political conspiracy when her family is taken hostage by rogue FBI Agent Duncan Carlisle. Ellen and her family are held captive in their home by Carlisle, a desperate man doing the wrong thing for the right reasons, who orders her to assassinate the President when she operates on him. His highly skilled accomplices include his brother-in-law Kramer, whose loyalty to Carlisle will be tested; quick-tempered and intimidating Archer, an ex-military man with a razor-sharp tongue; and the only woman involved, Sandrine, a mysterious last-minute replacement to the team. With her family's life in peril, Ellen faces an incomprehensible moral dilemma in order to save her overbearing husband Brian, her secretive daughter Morgan and her not-so-innocent son Jake. In this high-stakes standoff between Ellen and Carlisle, fraught with tremendous national and personal consequences, the choices between right and wrong become even more ... Written by CBS

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English

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23 September 2013 (USA) See more »

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Hostages: Zakladnicy See more »

Filming Locations:

Hicksville, New York, USA

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16:9 HD
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It's the adaptation of the hit Israeli show "bnei arubah". See more »

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Gets better with each segment.
1 December 2013 | by bytherivSee all my reviews

At first I thought it was poor acting and an unlikely story, but I'm hooked by watching the DVR'd episodes. I love the twists and turns of each character's loyalties and possible evils....the bad guys are beginning to look like the good guys and even the family members are changing their weaknesses and character. Anticipating a very surprise ending! Looking forward to the next episode!! I am also recording "Blacklist" which comes on at the same time and day. I am also hooked on that show. I don't usually watch TV intensely but my husband has been gone a lot in the past 3 months so I have indulged in these serial shows. I thought I enjoyed Blacklist more than Hostages, but now I think they are both equally exciting and full of suspense. Both shows make the viewer leery about what actually goes on in the higher levels of the government! Who can you trust??!!


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