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Atom Egoyan's THE CAPTIVE Gets A Gripping New Trailer To Go With Its Cannes Film Festival Nod!

Published at: April 17, 2014, 3:32 p.m. CST by mrbeaks

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Jeremy here...

Perhaps this will be Atom Egoyan's return to form.

After recently whiffing with DEVIL'S KNOT, Atom Egoyan's back again with THE CAPTIVE, which appears to be a fairly conventional thriller (at least in terms of the premise) about an anguished father searching for his kidnapped daughter. Egoyan's assembled a pretty interesting cast (Ryan Reynolds, Mireille Enos, Rosario Dawson, Scott Speedman, Kevin Durand and longtime creative cohort Bruce Greenwood), and I dig the spare, wintry setting. The Cannes Film Festival thought highly enough of the film to give it a 2014 competition berth. Here's hoping their enthusiasm is justified.

THE CAPTIVE (as I believe it will be called in the U.S.) is due in theaters later this year. 

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