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Hostages

IMDb 6.3 103 min
Genre:
Drama
Stars:
Merab Ninidze, Avtandil Makharadze, Irakli Kvirikadze, Tinatin Dalakishvili, Darejan Kharshiladze, Giga Datiashvili, Giorgi Khurtsilava, Giorgi Grdzelidze
Director:
Rezo Gigineishvili
Country:
Russia, Poland
Rating:
7.7 / 13 times
Release:
2017-04-20
Synopsis:
The movie describes real events that took place in 1983, when seven young Georgians, all from intellectual elite families, attempted to flee the Soviet Union by hijacking an airliner. The crisis ended with a storming of the airliner by Soviet special forces that resulted in eight dead. The surviving hijackers were subsequently tried and executed.