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"Ransom" is a 1996 film directed by Ron Howard, and written by Richard Maibaum (story), Cyril Hume (story), Alexander Ignon (screenplay) and Richard Price (screenplay).

Who directed "Ransom":

Ransom was directed by Ron Howard, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before Ransom, Ron Howard had directed Apollo 13, released in 1995, The Paper (1994), Far and Away (1992), Backdraft (1991), Parenthood (1989), and Gung Ho (1986). Since, he directed Edtv, released in 1999, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), A Beautiful Mind (2001), The Missing (2003), Cinderella Man (2005), and Frost/Nixon (2008).

What is the Storyline of "Ransom":

While multi-millionaire Tom Mullen and his wife Kate attend a science fair, their son Sean is kidnapped. Sean is taken to an apartment by Maris, a caterer for the Mullens, along with criminals Clark, Cubby and Miles. Tom and Kate receive an e-mail from the kidnappers demanding $2,000,000. Tom calls the FBI, who begin operating from his New York City penthouse.

Detective Shaker of the NYPD is arresting a perpetrator in a convenience store when Cubby buys some FrankenBerry cereal. Shaker follows Cubby [...]

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