112 minutes- Psychological Thriller
Release date: September 5, 2014
Canadian Distributor: Entertainment One Films
The Captive is a psychological thriller about a father, Ryan Reynolds, who believes his daughter is still alive eight years after she was kidnapped and sets out to search for her. Mireille Enos (The Killing) plays Reynolds’ wife, who checks in with the police once a year on her daughter’s birthday. She comes to discover that disturbing memorabilia left at her workplace are actually clues leading to her daughter`s whereabouts. This is an original work by Egoyan, with screenplay assistance provided by David Fraser, who wrote the Gemini-nominated Eight Days to Live in 2006.
Also see: The Captive at Cannes.