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The movie “Prisoners” took in over $7 million at the box office on opening day Friday, and is expected to rake in $20 million for the weekend, according to Warner Bros.
“Prisoners” is a Hugh Jackson-Jake Gyllenhaal kidnapping thriller that has scored a 73 out of 100 on the Metacritic.com review website, with a perfect 100 from five publications.
“Like the kidnapping at the tortured heart of ‘Prisoners,’ once this chilling thriller about a parent’s worst nightmare grabs you, it refuses to let go,” wrote Betsy Sharkey for The Times. “Reality informs ‘Prisoners’ at every turn. French Canadian director Denis Villeneuve and screenwriter Aaron Guzikowski keep the tightly constructed terror twisting by holding it close.”
Prisoners movie is a 2013 American thriller film directed by Denis Villeneuve from a screenplay written by Aaron Guzikowski. The film has an ensemble cast including Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Maria Bello, Terrence Howard, Melissa Leo and Paul Dano.
The Prisoners movie plot focuses on the abduction of two young girls in Pennsylvania and the subsequent search. At the 86th Academy Awards, the film was nominated for Best Cinematography.
Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) and his wife Grace (Maria Bello) attend a Thanksgiving dinner at the home of their friends, Franklin (Terrence Howard) and Nancy (Viola Davis) Birch.
The children go for a walk in the neighborhood and approach a campervan that is parked outside a house nearby. There is music playing, which suggests there is somebody inside. After dinner, both families’ younger daughters, Anna Dover and Joy Birch, go missing.