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Directed by:
Delbert Mann

Starring Michael Caine, Lawrence Douglas, Vivien Heilbron, Trevor Howard, Jack Hawkins and Donald Pleasence, "Kidnapped" (also known as "Ribelle di Scozia, Il", "Entführt", "Entführung des David Balfour, Die") is an Adventure/Drama/History/Romance film directed by Delbert Mann, released in the USA on December 22 of 1971.

Who directed "Kidnapped":

Kidnapped was directed by Delbert Mann, an American director, producer, and actor.

Before directing Kidnapped, Delbert Mann had directed The Pink Jungle, released in 1968, Fitzwilly (1967), Mister Buddwing (1966), A Gathering of Eagles (1963), That Touch of Mink (1962), and Lover Come Back (1961). Since, he directed Night Crossing, released in 1981.

When was "Kidnapped" released:

Kidnapped was first released on Wednesday, December 22, 1971, in the United States. Also released on Wednesday, December 22, 1971 have been Star Spangled Girl (dir. Jerry Paris), The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (dir. James Goldstone), Dirty Harry (dir. Don Siegel), and Minnie and Moskowitz (dir. John Cassavetes). This was forty-eight (48) years ago.

What is the cast of "Kidnapped":

At the casting of Kidnapped we find Michael Caine, previously seen in Get Carter (1971) and The Last Valley (1970); Lawrence Douglas (); Vivien Heilbron () [ more... ]

  • Gordon Jackson, Eric Woodburn, Russell Waters and Jack Lambert also appeared together in The Bridal Path, released in 1959.
  • Donald Pleasence and Michael Caine, Jack Hawkins can all be seen in The Two-Headed Spy, released in 1958.
  • Russell Waters and Jack Hawkins, Donald Pleasence also appeared together in The Man in the Sky, released in 1957.
  • Russell Waters and Michael Caine, Trevor Howard can also be seen in The Key, released in 1958.
  • Terry Richards and Michael Caine, Andrew McCulloch can all be seen in The Last Valley, released in 1970.

What is the Storyline of "Kidnapped":

When young David Balfour arrives at his uncle's bleak Scottish house to claim his inheritance his relative first tries to murder him then has him shipped off to be sold as a slave in the colonies. Fortunately for the lad he strikes up a friendship with Alan Breck escaping from Prince Charles Edward Stuart's defeat at Culloden.

When the ship's captain tries to kill Breck for his money the two manage to get to land and set out for Edinburgh dodging the ruthless Redcoats.


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