The inside story of the planning, execution, rousing aftermath, and ultimate downfall of the kidnappers of beer tycoon Alfred "Freddy" Heineken in 1983, which resulted in the largest ransom ever paid for an individual.
It was the perfect crime until they got way with it.
Did You Know?
This is the second time that Sir Anthony Hopkins
played a character called "Alfred", after Hitchcock
(2012), in which he played Sir Alfred Hitchcock. See more
The movie takes place in the Netherlands in 1983. The kidnappers are seen drinking from green Heineken bottles. These bottles were introduced in 2012 in the Netherlands. They should have been drinking from brown bottles. See more
There are two ways a man can be rich in this world, he can have a lot of money, or he can have a lot of friends. But he cannot have both.
Version of The Heineken Kidnapping
Help Pick Up the Pieces
Written by Shelley Dane
and Lee Silver
Performed by Buddy Stewart
(as Buddy Stuart) See more