"The River Wild" (1994) is an intense action thriller that features a loving couple taking their young son on a white-water rafting trip. While the goal of the couple is to address the destructive path of their troubled marriage, the family is soon undersiege and hijacked by a duo of desperate criminals. They terrorize the family and force the woman to use her rafting skills to get them down river. But will the desperate criminals let the family go once they arrive at their destination? Kevin Bacon, Meryl Streep, John C. Reilly, David Strathairn and Joseph Mazzello star.