Hostage ★½ 1987 (R)
Arab terrorists hijack a plane and the passengers start to fight back. Filmed in South Africa. 94m/C VHS . Karen Black, Kevin McCarthy, Wings Hauser; D: Hanro Mohr; M: Brad Fiedel.
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