In the action-thriller movie event of the year, superstar Mel Gibson (Braveheart) is Tom Mullen, a wealthy executive whose charmed life is suddenly shattered when his young son is abducted and held for ransom by a gang of ruthless criminals! That's when Mullen defies the experts and takes matters into his own hands... boldly turning the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue the boy!

A critically acclaimed smash from director Ron Howard (Apollo 13) that features Rene Russo (Lethal Weapon 3) and Gary Sinise (Forrest Gump) in an excellent supporting cast - you'll find Ransom pays off big with unpredictable twists and unstoppable excitement!


  • Mel Gibson
  • Rene Russo
  • Brawley Nolte
  • Gary Sinise
  • Delroy Lindo
  • Lili Taylor
  • Liev Schreiber
  • Donnie Wahlberg
  • Evan Handler

Directed By:

  • Ron Howard


  • Action/Adventure
  • Crime
  • Drama
  • Thriller

DVD Release Date:

  • December 3rd, 1997