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The story of the hijacking of the Itallian liner Achille Lauro by four militants of the Palestine Liberation Front, in 1985, who demanded the release of several Palestinians incarcerated in Israeli prisoners. On their hands, lies the fate of several passengers, many Americans included and among them, Jewish American businessman Leon Klinghoffer.

  1. Robert L. Collins

    Director, Writer

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  1. Karl Malden

    Karl Malden

    Leon Klinghoffer

  2. Lee Grant

    Lee Grant

    Marilyn Klinghoffer

  3. E.G. Marshall

    E.G. Marshall

    Stanley 'Stan' Kubacki

  4. Vera Miles

    Vera Miles

    Sophie Kubacki

  5. Christina Pickles

    Christina Pickles

    Charlotte

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The Hijacking of the Achille Lauro

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  • February 13, 1989
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 3h 0m

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