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