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Genres

Drama - Kidnapping

1980-Present



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 6 Prisoners WB $61,002,302 3,290 $20,817,053 3,260 9/20/13
2 28 No One Lives Anch. $74,918 53 $47,800 53 5/10/13
3 27 The Silence MBox $100,214 11 $7,992 2 3/8/13
4 26 Stolen (2012) MNE $304,318 141 $183,125 141 9/14/12
5 11 Savages (2012) Uni. $47,382,068 2,635 $16,016,910 2,628 7/6/12
6 29 Not Forgotten Anch. $53,744 4 $18,468 4 5/15/09
7 1 Taken Fox $145,000,989 3,184 $24,717,037 3,183 1/30/09
8 16 Gone Baby Gone Mira. $20,300,218 1,713 $5,501,406 1,713 10/19/07
9 10 Firewall WB $48,751,189 2,840 $13,635,463 2,840 2/10/06
10 30 Keane Magn. $33,256 5 $6,151 1 9/9/05
11 23 The Clearing FoxS $5,763,875 449 $472,781 56 7/2/04
12 3 Man on Fire Fox $77,911,774 2,986 $22,751,490 2,980 4/21/04
13 24 Spartan WB $4,434,432 832 $2,011,435 832 3/12/04
14 15 The Missing SonR $27,011,180 2,756 $10,833,633 2,756 11/26/03
15 21 Trapped Sony $7,073,251 2,227 $3,210,765 2,227 9/20/02
16 8 Don't Say a Word Fox $55,001,642 2,842 $17,090,474 2,802 9/28/01
17 4 Along Came a Spider Par. $74,078,174 2,573 $16,712,407 2,530 4/6/01
18 13 Proof of Life WB $32,598,931 2,705 $10,207,869 2,705 12/8/00
19 19 The Deep End of the Ocean Sony $13,898,649 1,907 $5,558,400 1,907 3/12/99
20 7 Kiss the Girls Par. $60,527,873 2,406 $13,215,167 2,271 10/3/97
21 9 Breakdown Par. $50,159,144 2,348 $12,307,128 2,108 5/2/97
22 2 Ransom BV $136,492,681 2,768 $34,216,088 2,676 11/8/96
23 14 A Perfect World WB $31,130,999 1,964 $8,075,582 1,964 11/24/93
24 18 Not Without My Daughter MGM $14,789,113 1,141 $3,804,055 1,137 1/11/91
25 5 Misery Col. $61,276,872 1,370 $10,076,834 1,244 11/30/90
26 22 The Rescue BV $5,855,392 1,275 $2,194,037 1,275 8/5/88
27 17 Frantic WB $17,637,950 1,101 $4,359,424 1,101 2/26/88
28 25 Man on Fire (1987) TriS $519,596 178 $258,812 178 10/9/87
29 20 Target WB $9,023,199 1,085 $2,670,522 1,085 11/8/85
30 12 Commando Fox $35,100,000 1,504 $7,700,015 1,495 10/4/85
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,043,287,943----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$34,776,2651,676$8,955,9441,638-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$1,036,438,022----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$45,062,5232,150$11,638,4002,118-



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.