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Captcha (2014)

| Short, Romance, Sci-Fi
In a 'steam punked' 1940s London, a long term 'spike victim' is injured, his implant failing. The spy who put it there has in the meantime fallen in love for real. She chooses to betray her mission and save her lover, but once he knows the truth about their deception, can he ever forgive her, let alone love her?

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Ed Tracy (as Edward Tracy)

Writers:

Ed Tracy (co-writer), Justin Trefgarne (co-writer)

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Credited cast:
Arthur Darvill ... Mel
Amy Beth Hayes ... Katya
Nigel Lindsay ... Anton
Danny Babington ... Boris
Kayvan Novak ... Clarence
Zoë Wanamaker ... (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Benedict Bickley Benedict Bickley ... Additional Performer
Tom Carey Tom Carey ... Additional Performer
Alys Metcalf Alys Metcalf ... Additional Performer
Lizzie Stables ... Additional Performer
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In a 'steam punked' 1940s London, a long term 'spike victim' is injured, his implant failing. The spy who put it there has in the meantime fallen in love for real. She chooses to betray her mission and save her lover, but once he knows the truth about their deception, can he ever forgive her, let alone love her?

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Captcha is a noir action thriller with a touch of romance, set in a "steam-punked" 1940s London. See more »


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Language:

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Budget:

GBP50,000 (estimated)
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D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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