A HIJACKING (15) 2012 DENMARK LINDHOLM, TOBIAS
DVD – £17.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
Danish thriller in which the crew of a cargo ship is held hostage by Somali pirates. After hijacking the ship, the pirates demand a ransom be paid by the firm who owns the freighter. The head of the company enters into negotiations with them while seeking advice about how best to handle the situation, but when the ransom isn’t met things becomes increasingly dangerous for those on board the vessel.
In Danish with English subtitles
DVD available to buy at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/scandinavian-films-on-dvd
Washington Post review – http://articles.washingtonpost.com/2013-06-27/news/40227965_1_somali-pirates-omar-s-cargo-ship