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Genres

Drama - Kidnapping

1980-Present

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 12 Commando Fox $35,100,000 1,504 $7,700,015 1,495 10/4/85
2 21 Target WB $9,023,199 1,085 $2,670,522 1,085 11/8/85
3 26 Man on Fire (1987) TriS $519,596 178 $258,812 178 10/9/87
4 18 Frantic WB $17,637,950 1,101 $4,359,424 1,101 2/26/88
5 23 The Rescue BV $5,855,392 1,275 $2,194,037 1,275 8/5/88
6 5 Misery Col. $61,276,872 1,370 $10,076,834 1,244 11/30/90
7 19 Not Without My Daughter MGM $14,789,113 1,141 $3,804,055 1,137 1/11/91
8 14 A Perfect World WB $31,130,999 1,964 $8,075,582 1,964 11/24/93
9 2 Ransom BV $136,492,681 2,768 $34,216,088 2,676 11/8/96
10 9 Breakdown Par. $50,159,144 2,348 $12,307,128 2,108 5/2/97
11 7 Kiss the Girls Par. $60,527,873 2,406 $13,215,167 2,271 10/3/97
12 20 The Deep End of the Ocean Sony $13,898,649 1,907 $5,558,400 1,907 3/12/99
13 13 Proof of Life WB $32,598,931 2,705 $10,207,869 2,705 12/8/00
14 4 Along Came a Spider Par. $74,078,174 2,573 $16,712,407 2,530 4/6/01
15 8 Don't Say a Word Fox $55,001,642 2,842 $17,090,474 2,802 9/28/01
16 22 Trapped Sony $7,073,251 2,227 $3,210,765 2,227 9/20/02
17 16 The Missing SonR $27,011,180 2,756 $10,833,633 2,756 11/26/03
18 25 Spartan WB $4,434,432 832 $2,011,435 832 3/12/04
19 3 Man on Fire Fox $77,911,774 2,986 $22,751,490 2,980 4/21/04
20 24 The Clearing FoxS $5,763,875 449 $472,781 56 7/2/04
21 31 Keane Magn. $33,256 5 $6,151 1 9/9/05
22 10 Firewall WB $48,751,189 2,840 $13,635,463 2,840 2/10/06
23 17 Gone Baby Gone Mira. $20,300,218 1,713 $5,501,406 1,713 10/19/07
24 1 Taken Fox $145,000,989 3,184 $24,717,037 3,183 1/30/09
25 30 Not Forgotten Anch. $53,744 4 $10,930 1 5/1/09
26 11 Savages (2012) Uni. $47,382,068 2,635 $16,016,910 2,628 7/6/12
27 27 Stolen (2012) MNE $304,318 141 $183,125 141 9/14/12
28 28 The Silence MBox $100,214 11 $7,992 2 3/8/13
29 29 No One Lives Anch. $74,918 53 $47,800 53 5/10/13
30 6 Prisoners WB $61,002,302 3,290 $20,817,053 3,260 9/20/13
31 15 Kidnap (2017) Aviron $30,718,107 2,418 $10,016,323 2,378 8/4/17
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,074,006,050----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$34,645,3561,700$8,989,9071,662-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$1,067,156,129----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$44,464,8392,161$11,570,8132,129-



NOTE: Only dramas and action pictures are counted here, and only movies where the kidnapping is the central focus of the plot. If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.