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Summary In 1983, a group of childhood friends pulled off the crime of the century: kidnapping one of the richest men in the world, the heir of the Heineken beer empire (Anthony Hopkins). The shocking capture—by gunpoint in broad daylight on the streets of Amsterdam—resulted in the largest ransom ever paid for a kidnapped individual. It was truly...

Kidnapping Mr. Heineken
Metascore Generally Unfavorable Based on 19 Critic Reviews
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User Score Mixed or Average Based on 26 User Ratings
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Summary In 1983, a group of childhood friends pulled off the crime of the century: kidnapping one of the richest men in the world, the heir of the Heineken beer empire (Anthony Hopkins). The shocking capture—by gunpoint in broad daylight on the streets of Amsterdam—resulted in the largest ransom ever paid for a kidnapped individual. It was truly...

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32% Negative
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42% Mixed
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19% Negative
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Production Company Informant Media, Global Film Partners, Embankment Films, Informant Europe SPRL, European Film Company, Umedia
Release Date Mar 6, 2015
Duration 1 h 35 m
Rating R
Tagline It was the perfect crime until they got way with it.
National Film Awards, UK
1 Nomination