Prisoners Featurette

A new featurette has landed for Prisoners, the new thriller starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal. Jackman, Gyllenhaal and director Denis Villeneuve (Incendies) talk about the film’s plot and the moral dilemmas that drives the film. We’re so hyped to see this. Prisoners looks like an incredibly powerful and disturbing thriller that benefits from confident direction and great performances.

When Keller Dover’s daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?

Official synopsis for Prisoners:

How far would you go to protect your family? Keller Dover is facing every parent’s worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy, and as minutes turn to hours, panic sets in. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had earlier been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests its driver, Alex Jones, but a lack of evidence forces his release. As the police pursue multiple leads and pressure mounts, knowing his child’s life is at stake the frantic Dover decides he has no choice but to take matters into his own hands. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?


Starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Maria Bello, Terrance Howard, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo and Paul Dano.

Check out the film’s trailer right HERE and a clip and TV spot right HERE.

ETA: USA – 20 September, 2013,  AUS – 17 October, 2013.