In recent times the mystery thriller genre has had a resurrection with studio productions like "Gone Baby Gone," "Zodiac" and "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo;" Denis Villeneuve's "Prisoners" is latest major film in the category. The movie is a gripping and tense ride that marks one of the most effective English debuts for a foreign filmmaker.
"Prisoners" tells the story of two girls who are abducted on Thanksgiving. When the police are unable to solve the mystery behind the abducted girls, Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman), one of the fathers, decides to take matters into his own hands and commits a greater crime. Continue Reading