A Father's Revenge

A Father's Revenge

John Herzfeld (1987)

92min
15 Certificate
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Review

Our Score
Brian Dennehy can bring life to the most routine script and it's his presence that lifts this otherwise ordinary thriller. Frustrated at the lack of action taken by the authorities when his daughter is held hostage by terrorists, Dennehy decides to take the law into his own hands and recruits professional help to rescue her. There's solid enough support from Joanna Cassidy, Ron Silver and British actor Anthony Valentine, but sadly the script and the direction lack real punch.

Summary

A man hires a band of mercenaries to rescue his air stewardess daughter, who has been kidnapped by international terrorists. Thriller, starring Brian Dennehy, Joanna Cassidy, Anthony Valentine and Ron Silver.

Cast & Crew

Paul Hobart Brian Dennehy
Barbara Hobart Joanna Cassidy
Vickers Anthony Valentine
Max Greenwald Ron Silver
Wolfgang Donner Christoph M Ohrt
Ingrid Kleist Claudia Matschulla
Capt Schilling Alexander Radszun
Patterson Angus MacInnes
Director John Herzfeld
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Other Information

Language: EnglishColourGuidance: Contains some violence and swearing.Available on: video
Drama