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Hostage

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Hostage (Movie - 1992)

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Sam Neill, Talisa Soto
director:
Robert Young (Director)
genre:
ActionAdventure, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C-

Sam Neill plays a British secret intelligence officer looking for a kidnapped serviceman in Argentina in this slow-winded thriller. The ambient landscape in Hostage takes viewers down the morally scuzzy paths of John Le Carré novels, where self-hatred is almost de rigueur. And while the film is competent, even thoughtful at times, it is essentially uninspired and inoffensively dull. C-

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