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Captives

DVD cover
Directed by Angela Pope
Produced by David M. Thompson
Written by Frank Deasy
Starring Julia Ormond
Tim Roth
Music by Colin Towns
Cinematography Remi Adefarasin
Editing by Dave King
Distributed by Miramax Films
Release date(s) Canada September 11, 1994
United Kingdom April 28, 1995
Australia February 1, 1996
United States May 3, 1996
Running time 100 mins.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Captives is a 1994 romantic crime drama film directed by Angela Pope. It stars Julia Ormond, Tim Roth and Keith Allen. The picture was selected as the opening film in the Venetian Nights section of the 1994 Venice Film Festival, in addition to its selection for Gala Presentation at the 1994 Toronto Film Festival.[1]

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Plot

A young dentist (Ormond) working in a British prison starts to become attracted to a violent inmate (Roth) after the break-up of her marriage, and embarks upon an illicit affair with him.

Production

The film was a BBC Films co-production with Distant Horizon & Miramax Films.[1]

Cast

External links

Captives at the Internet Movie Database

References

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Source material

Up to date as of January 22, 2010

From Wikisource

Captives
by Ernest Hemingway

Some came in chains
Unrepentant but tired.
Too tired but to stumble.
Thinking and hating were finished
Thinking and fighting were finished
Retreated and hoping were finished.
Cures thus a long campaign,
Making death easy.


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