Movie Tip: Kidnapping Mr. Heineken
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I believe that you’ve heard about Heineken, right? If not you should start from the beginning in this thing called beer!

But do you that the largest ransom ever paid for an individual was to save the life of Freddy Heineken?

Freddy Heineken was the chairman of the board of directors and CEO of Heineken International from 1971 until 1989.

In 1983 he was kidnapped along with his driver on the doorsteps of his office in Amsterdam.

They were released on a ransom payment of 35 million Dutch Guilders - about EUR16 millions.

The movie ‘Kidnapping Mr. Heineken’ goes inside the story of the planning, execution, rousing aftermath and ultimate downfall of the kidnappers of beer tycoon.

And the amazing Anthony Hopkins plays the role of Mr. Heineken on the film.

This is a great action movie inspired in an amazing story!
It is not directly linked with beer, but you should watch!

Here is the official trailer:

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