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Captives (1994)

R | | Crime, Drama, Romance | 3 May 1996 (USA)
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A beautiful young dentist (Ormond) working in a tough British prison starts to become attracted to a violent inmate (Roth) after the break-up of her marriage, and embarks upon an illicit ... See full summary »

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Rachel Clifford
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Lenny
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Simon
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Christina Collingridge ...
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Blackie (as Anthony Kernan)
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A beautiful young dentist (Ormond) working in a tough British prison starts to become attracted to a violent inmate (Roth) after the break-up of her marriage, and embarks upon an illicit affair with him, with terrible consequences for all. Written by Jonathan Broxton <j.w.broxton@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Rated R for a strong sex scene, and for language and some violence | See all certifications »

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The film's working title was "The Prisoner". See more »

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Rachael closes a door after removing a metal box, but it is shown open soon after. See more »

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[first lines]
Simon: [on answering machine] Rachel, hi, it's it's Simon. Um, I don't know how long you've got this flat for, but it's nice, so it's okay. I know you don't want to, but we've really got to talk about our house, and fix the price. I've tried calling you at work. Please ring back.
Rachel Clifford: [holds her nose and plunges under the bath water]
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I can't stop watching it!
25 February 2012 | by See all my reviews

The first time I saw anything with Tim Roth was in the series Lie To Me. I was a fan from the start. This movie just solidified it. He and Julia Ormond have the most amazing chemistry. If only it was like that in real life.

I have watched this movie nonstop for a few weeks now. I find myself trying to find something else to watch and just keep going back to it.

I wish the soundtrack was available somewhere though. I love the music that accompanies the film.

This movie definitely ranks in my top 10. And Tim Roth- They need to clone you!


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