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Genres

Drama - Kidnapping

1980-Present



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 6 Along Came a Spider Par. $16,712,407 22.6% 2,530 $6,605 $74,078,174 4/6/01
2 10 Breakdown Par. $12,307,128 24.5% 2,108 $5,838 $50,159,144 5/2/97
3 24 The Clearing FoxS $472,781 8.2% 56 $8,442 $5,763,875 7/2/04
4 15 Commando Fox $7,700,015 21.9% 1,495 $5,150 $35,100,000 10/4/85
5 16 The Deep End of the Ocean Sony $5,558,400 40.0% 1,907 $2,914 $13,898,649 3/12/99
6 5 Don't Say a Word Fox $17,090,474 31.1% 2,802 $6,099 $55,001,642 9/28/01
7 8 Firewall WB $13,635,463 28.0% 2,840 $4,801 $48,751,189 2/10/06
8 18 Frantic WB $4,359,424 24.7% 1,101 $3,959 $17,637,950 2/26/88
9 17 Gone Baby Gone Mira. $5,501,406 27.1% 1,713 $3,211 $20,300,218 10/19/07
10 30 Keane Magn. $6,151 18.5% 1 $6,151 $33,256 9/9/05
11 9 Kiss the Girls Par. $13,215,167 21.8% 2,271 $5,819 $60,527,873 10/3/97
12 3 Man on Fire Fox $22,751,490 29.2% 2,980 $7,634 $77,911,774 4/23/04
13 25 Man on Fire (1987) TriS $258,812 49.8% 178 $1,454 $519,596 10/9/87
14 13 Misery Col. $10,076,834 16.4% 1,244 $8,100 $61,276,872 11/30/90
15 11 The Missing SonR $10,833,633 40.1% 2,756 $3,930 $27,011,180 11/26/03
16 27 No One Lives Anch. $47,800 63.8% 53 $902 $74,918 5/10/13
17 28 Not Forgotten Anch. $18,468 34.4% 4 $4,617 $53,744 5/15/09
18 19 Not Without My Daughter MGM $3,804,055 25.7% 1,137 $3,345 $14,789,113 1/11/91
19 14 A Perfect World WB $8,075,582 25.9% 1,964 $4,111 $31,130,999 11/24/93
20 4 Prisoners WB $20,817,053 34.1% 3,260 $6,386 $61,002,302 9/20/13
21 12 Proof of Life WB $10,207,869 31.3% 2,705 $3,773 $32,598,931 12/8/00
22 1 Ransom BV $34,216,088 25.1% 2,676 $12,786 $136,492,681 11/8/96
23 22 The Rescue BV $2,194,037 37.5% 1,275 $1,720 $5,855,392 8/5/88
24 7 Savages (2012) Uni. $16,016,910 33.8% 2,628 $6,095 $47,382,068 7/6/12
25 29 The Silence MBox $7,992 8.0% 2 $3,996 $100,214 3/8/13
26 23 Spartan WB $2,011,435 45.4% 832 $2,417 $4,434,432 3/12/04
27 26 Stolen (2012) MNE $183,125 60.2% 141 $1,299 $304,318 9/14/12
28 2 Taken Fox $24,717,037 17.0% 3,183 $7,765 $145,000,989 1/30/09
29 21 Target WB $2,670,522 29.6% 1,085 $2,461 $9,023,199 11/8/85
30 20 Trapped Sony $3,210,765 45.4% 2,227 $1,441 $7,073,251 9/20/02
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 23 titles):
$11,638,40025.8%2,118$5,495$45,062,523-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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.




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Kidnap (2015) Rela. 10/9/15