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Obit: Tom Clancy, Author of Jack Ryan Thrillers 'Hunt for Red October,' 'Patriot Games' and More, Has Died at 66 (FILM CLIPS)

Thompson on Hollywood By Anne Thompson and Beth Hanna | Thompson on Hollywood October 2, 2013 at 12:52PM

Tom Clancy, bestselling author of many a thriller that would find an even wider audience with the help of Hollywood adaptations, has died at age 66. Check out clips below from his four books turned into films, "The Hunt for Red October," "Patriot Games," "Clear and Present Danger" and "The Sum of All Fears."
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The Hunt for Red October (March 2, 1990), starring Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery, Scott Glenn, Sam Neill, James Earl Jones (worldwide gross: $200 million).

 

Patriot Games (June 5, 1992), starring Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Sean Bean, and James Earl Jones (worldwide gross: $178 million).

A Clear and Present Danger (Aug. 3, 1994) starring Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Willem Dafoe, and Joaquim de Almeida (worldwide box office: $215.8 million).

The Sum of All Fears (May 31, 2002) starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, Liev Schreiber, and Bridget Moynahan (worldwide gross:$193.9 million).

This article is related to: News, Obit, Tom Clancy/Jack Ryan, News, Video, Paramount, Paramount Pictures


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