A Hijacking



Tensions are high after a Danish freighter is captured and held for ransom by Somali pirates, leading to weeks of high-stakes negotiations – and an escalating potential for explosive violence.

  1. Tobias Lindholm

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Pilou Asbæk

    Pilou Asbæk

    Mikkel Hartmann

  2. Søren Malling

    Søren Malling

    Peter C. Ludvigsen

  3. Dar Salim

    Dar Salim

    Lars Vestergaard

  4. Roland Møller

    Roland Møller

    Jan Sørensen

  5. Gary Skjoldmose Porter

    Connor Julian

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A Hijacking
A Hijacking


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Original Title Kapringen

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 4, 2012


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language Danish

Runtime 1h 43m

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