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Captured (1998)

R | | Thriller | Video 29 June 1999
A car thief breaks into a man's house who is on a low because his career is being taken away. The man locks up the thief in the car, and tortures him.

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Peter Liapis
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Cast

Cast overview:
Nick Mancuso ... Holden Downs
Andrew Divoff ... Robert Breed
Linda Hoffman Linda Hoffman ... Faye Downs
Michael Mahonen ... Joey Breed
Seth Peterson ... Buddy
Paul Collins Paul Collins ... Harry
Christopher Kriesa ... Charlie
Beth Tegarden ... Sheila
Luisa Leschin Luisa Leschin ... Gladys
Thad Geer Thad Geer ... Marcus Tanner
Lisa Long ... Cindy
Ray Rodriguez Ray Rodriguez ... Security guard
Tricia Lee Pascoe Tricia Lee Pascoe ... reporter
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Storyline

A car thief breaks into a man's house who is on a low because his career is being taken away. The man locks up the thief in the car, and tortures him.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

It is the duty of every honest citizen to protect their property (Video Australia) See more »

Genres:

Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 June 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Atrapado See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Despite being listed in the credits as Marcus Tanner, all references to the character are said to be "Carl Tanner". See more »

Quotes

Holden Downs: [Opening lines; dialog intersperses with Holden and the news] I can't believe it! My life's work is being held hostage by some overgrown civil servant? I'm not going to let him get away with this, Harry! No way!
reporter: Early this afternoon, Superior Court Judge Walter Braniff issued a preliminary court injunction against the massive Millennium City project, brainchild of developer Holden Downs.
Holden Downs: Harry, this Judge Braniff. Do you know him?
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Holden Downs: Well, do you know anybody that does know him? Yeah, like a...
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Nick Mancuso rocks in this flick!
13 May 2003 | by capkronosSee all my reviews

Nick Mancuso is highly amusing (and scary!) as the jittery, stressed out, paranoid, @$$hole head honcho at Millennium Investments, who snaps when one of those pesky environmental groups threatens to halt his newest endeavor and destroy his business. After a pair of car thieves try to break into his cherished Porsche, Mancuso has his brother install a high-tech, radio-controlled security system with bulletproof glass and steel reinforcement. He manages to trap one of them (Andrew Divoff) inside the car in the garage of his mansion home, really loses it and takes out his psychotic rage on the poor sap; torturing him with loud heavy metal music, refusing to give him food or water, rolling up his arm in the window, chopping off his fingers with hedge clippers and more!

It's a little too similar to MISERY at times but a good nasty thriller all the same. Mancuso (also the associate producer) pulls out all the stops here--crying, screaming, ranting, snarling, cringing and gloriously overacting and Divoff is equally effective in the less-showy role.

Impressive writing/directing debut from actor Peter Liapis!


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