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Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The

Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The

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Sunday, February 01, 1998 6.5 11 3
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  • Season: 1997-98
  • Network: ABC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Suspense/Thriller, Cops/Detectives/Law Enforcement
  • Based On: Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The written by John Godey
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel by John Godey. Remake of 1974 film. A group of four heavily armed criminals hijack a NY city subway train, taking 14 people hostage and demanding $5 million. A tense standoff begins as a determined Transit Authority Police chief tries to negotiate with the volatile thugs. Complicating matters is a TV news crew that gets into the tunnel and puts the rescue effort in jeopardy.


Production Company:

  • Trilogy Ent. Group IAW MGM Television

Production Type:

  • Independent
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