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Captive (1998)

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After a botched suicide attempt Sam Hoffman finds herself trapped in an evil insane asylum

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Samantha Hoffman
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Detective Briscoe
Catherine Colvey ...
Dr. Kossim
Adrienne Ironside ...
Lissy McHale
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Joel Hoffman
Noel Burton ...
Dr. Hagar
Laurel Paetz ...
Nurse Boland
Jack Langedijk ...
Sal Hoffman
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Police Officer
Michel Perron ...
Jarvik
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Bailey
Jane Wheeler ...
Female Administrator
Danette Mackay ...
Nurse Ziller
Jeannie Walker ...
Cleaning Lady
Gillian Ferrabee ...
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After a botched suicide attempt Sam Hoffman finds herself trapped in an evil insane asylum

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Captive - Ein kaltblütiger Plan  »

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good one
17 December 2005 | by See all my reviews

Erika Eleniak is awesome in her portrayal of Samantha, a woman who's husband is murdered on their wedding day. She then tries to kill herself and she ends up in a psychiatric institution.

I saw this movie on Lifetime Movie Network last night. I had not seen it since I first rented it back in 1998, and my feelings about it had not changed--it is still a very good movie. Eleniak is beautiful and talented and the other principals (Ironside, Colvey, and Bick) are very good in this as well.

This is a nice mystery and I recommend it if you can find it--a good film to watch when you are curled up on the couch on a cold, rainy night.


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