Ransom (15th Anniversary Edition)
15th Anniversary Edition
Country of Origin:  United States
Production year: 1996
Director: Ron Howard
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-824223
Running time: 2:01 (121 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: Color, 1.85:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: June 05, 2012
Collection type: Owned (#1749)
Status: Available
Purchase date: December 29, 2015
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Commemorate the 15th anniversary* of Ransom – a critically acclaimed smash hit starring Academy Award® winner Mel Gibson (Best Director, 1995, Braveheart) and directed by Academy Award winner Ron Howard (Best Director, 2001, A Beautiful Mind) – on Blu-ray for the first time with an incredible new digital restoration!

Tom Mullen (Gibson) is a wealthy executive whose life is suddenly shattered when a gang of ruthless criminals abducts his young son and holds him for ransom. But it's the kidnappers who are shocked when Mullen boldly turns the tables in a last-ditch effort to rescue his boy. Rene Russo (Thor) and Gary Sinise (Forrest Gump) join an excellent cast in a brilliant thriller that pays off with nonstop excitement!

*(1996-2011)
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Ransom (15th Anniversary Edition)

Misc.
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Genres
Suspense/Thriller
Crime
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Touchstone Pictures
 • Imagine Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • Touchstone Home Entertainment
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
Crew
Direction
Ron Howard....Director
Writing
Cyril Hume....Story By
Richard Maibaum....Story By
Richard Price....Screenwriter
Alexander Ignon....Screenwriter
Production
Todd Hallowell....Executive Producer
Scott Rudin....Producer
Brian Grazer....Producer
B. Kipling Hagopian....Producer
Cinematography
Piotr Sobocinski....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Dan Hanley....Film Editor
Mike Hill....Film Editor
Music
James Horner....Composer
Sound
Danny Michael....Production Sound Mixer
Anthony "Chic" Ciccolini III....Supervising Sound Editor
Rick Dior....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Frank Morrone....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bob Chefalas....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Rita Ryack....Costume Designer
Michael Corenblith....Production Designer
John Kasarda....Art Director
Bill Campbell....Costume Designer
Patty Eiben....Costume Designer
Allen Weisinger....Make-up Artist
Susan A. Cabral....Make-up Artist
Anita Gibson....Make-up Artist
Carl Fullerton....Make-up Artist
Cast
Mel Gibson....Tom Mullen
Rene Russo....Kate Mullen
Brawley Nolte....Sean Mullen
Gary Sinise....Jimmy Shaker
Delroy Lindo....Agent Lonnie Hawkins
Lili Taylor....Maris Conner
Liev Schreiber....Clark Barnes
Donnie Wahlberg....Cubby Barnes
Evan Handler....Miles Roberts
Nancy Ticotin....Agent Kimba Welch
Michael Gaston....Agent Jack Sickler
Kevin Neil McCready....Agent Paul Rhodes
Paul Guilfoyle....Wallace
Allen Bernstein....Bob Stone
Jose Zuniga....David Torres
Dan Hedaya....Jackie Brown
Iraida Polanco....Fatima
John Ortiz....Roberto
Mike Hodge....Man at Party
Paul Geier....Mayor Barresi
Louisa Marie....Woman at Party
Edward Francis Joseph....Guest at Party
A.J. Benza....Reporter Guest
Peter Anthony Tambakis....Nelson
Tony Hoty....Doorman
Daniel May Wong....Agent Sam
John Short....Agent Dewey
Ed Jupp....Technician
Stephen Oates....NYPD/SWAT
Gene Harrison....FBI/SWAT Leader
Mick O'Rourke....FBI/SWAT
Henry Kingi Jr.....FBI/SWAT
Roy Farfel....FBI/SWAT
Lex D. Geddings....FBI/SWAT Sniper
Donna Hanover....News Reporter
News Anchors
Rosanna Scotto
Tony Potts
John "Spike" Finnerty....Newshound
Todd Hallowell....Don Campbell
Joe Bacino....Cop #1
Carl S. Redding....Cop #2
James Georgiades....Cop #3
Christian Maelen....Cop #4
David Vadim....Cop #5
Reporters
Addie O'Donnell
Judy Hudson
Mitzie Pratt
Lynne Redding
Michael Countryman....Bank Manager
Chris Lopata....Agent Levin
John Richard Hartmann....Agent Lambert
Anton Evangelista....FBI Agent
Richard Price....Detective #1
Joe Badalucco, Jr.....Liquor Store Cop
Dell Maara....Liquor Store Perp
Tommy Allen....Detective at Kidnap House
John Dorish....Paramedic
Vincent Burns....Detective Doran
The Crowtations
Brad Brewer
Darren Brown
Marvin Brown
Glenn King
Cheryl Howard....Science Fair Coordinator
James Ritz....Science Fair Judge
Anna Marie Wieder....Woman at Science Fair
Joan D. Lowry....Mayor's Wife
Craig Castaldo....Radioman
Teodorina Bello....Woman on Street #1
J.J. Chaback....Woman on Street #2
Lori Tan Chinn....Woman on Street #3
Carl Don....Man on Street #1
Nathaniel Freeman....Man on Street #2
Phil Parolisi....Man on Street #3
Rafael Osorio....Man on Street #4
Leslie Devlin....Newscaster
Lewis Dodley....Newscaster
John Brian Rogers....ND Cop #1
Jeffrey Kaufman....ND Cop #2
Mark Smith....Undercover Cop
Jim Whalen....Detective
Kim Snyder....Kate's Friend
Panicker Upendran....Store Owner
Todd Ellison....Pianist (uncredited)
Kathy Garver....Bit (uncredited)
Keith Leon Williams....Cop (uncredited)