The Kidnapping of the President (1980)

The Kidnapping of the President


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Movie Info

After Third World terrorists abduct the Commander-in-Chief, it's up to Secret Service head William Shatner to get him back in this thriller based on a novel by Charles Templeton.

Rating: R
Genre: Mystery & Suspense , Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Richard Murphy
In Theaters:


as Jerry O'Connor

as President Adam Scott

as Vice President Ethan...

as Beth Richards

as Roberto Assanti

as Roberto Assanti

as Linda Steiner

as Deitrich

as Harvey Cannon

as Woman Agent

as Prime Minister

as Prime Minister's Wif...

as Man in Crowd

as FBI Agent

as Jesus Freak

as Valerie Martinelli

as TV Commentator

as Herb Morris
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Critic Reviews for The Kidnapping of the President

All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | February 9, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

December 18, 2004

Audience Reviews for The Kidnapping of the President

An okay TV movie, there are a lot of stars in this movie, but the story isn't great. It has a couple of suspenseful scenes, but overall it's just okay.

AJ Verser

Super Reviewer

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