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Proof of Life

Rating:R (for violence, language and some drug material)
Genre:Drama, Action/Adventure, Romance
Release Date:December 8, 2000
Running time:135 minutes
Cast:Meg Ryan, Russell Crowe, David Caruso, David Morse, Pamela Reed
Director:Taylor Hackford
Producer:Taylor Hackford, Charles Mulvehill
Writer:Tony Gilroy
Distributor:Warner Bros. Pictures

Description: An American engineer in Columbia is captured by anti-government forces. When the rebels learn his identity they demand $6 million for his safe return. However, his U.S. employer is on the verge of insolvency and will not provide the ransom. Peter's wife Alice is forced to deal with the matter on her own. She retains the services of freelance professional hostage negotiator Terry Thorne. With the help of a fellow negotiator, Dino, and a trio of highly trained mercenaries, Terry mounts a bold operation to rescue Peter that could as easily result in disaster as in triumph.

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