The Best Kidnapping Movies and TV Shows on TCM
Finding a good Kidnapping movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Kidnapping movies and TV shows of all time streaming on TCM.
1. Foreign Correspondent
What it's about: The European war was only beginning to erupt across national borders. Johnny Jones, an American crime reporter dispatched by his New York publisher to put a fresh spin on the drowsy dispatches emanating from overseas, has a nose for a good story—which promptly leads him to the crime of fascism and Nazi Germany's designs on European conquest. In attempting to learn more about a seemingly noble peace effort, Jones walks into the middle of an assassination, uncovers a spy ring and—not entirely coincidentally—falls in love.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy), stream on a TV everywhere service (TCM) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).
2. The Biggest Bundle of Them All
What it's about: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a TV everywhere service (TCM) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Vudu).
3. Night Ambush
What it's about: Led by British officers, partisans on Crete plan to kidnap the island's German commander and smuggle him to Cairo to embarrass the occupiers.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a TV everywhere service (TCM).