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Prisoners Reviews

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Mark Hughes
Forbes

Prisoners is in the best thriller traditions, but goes deeper into a reflection of one of the greatest moral dilemmas in modern society ... choosing to not only be memorable, but to matter.

Full Review Source: Forbes

August 4, 2014
Blake Howard
2UE That Movie Show

Prisoners is a devastating ordeal through the Villeneuve's impressionistic prism. It's a testament to all involved that you want to revisit the ugliness of the story for the artistry of its construction.

Full Review Source: 2UE That Movie Show | Original Score: 4.5/5

April 15, 2014
Anna Tatarska
Movie Mezzanine

The film not only holds the viewer's focus to the very end, but manages to do so in a genuinely innovative yet comfortingly recognizable way.

Full Review Source: Movie Mezzanine | Original Score: A-

March 13, 2014
Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm

...wants to show how one heinous act creates not only victims, but more monsters.

Full Review Source: LarsenOnFilm | Original Score: 3/4

March 13, 2014
Jonathan Romney
Film Comment Magazine

Prisoners -- sometimes awkwardly, for the most part persuasively -- does a delicate balancing act between outright nightmare and naturalism.

Full Review Source: Film Comment Magazine

February 6, 2014
John Hanlon
Big Hollywood

Methodical, powerful and one of the year's best, this drama offers up a riveting script and a great cast.

Full Review Source: Big Hollywood | Original Score: 5.0/5

December 24, 2013
AP Kryza
Willamette Week

It's engaging and gut-wrenching -- without diving into an abyss of emotional torture in the name of entertainment.

Full Review Source: Willamette Week | Original Score: B

December 21, 2013
Daniel Barnes
Sacramento News & Review

Denis Villeneuve made the Foreign Language Film Oscar nominee Incendies, but his American debut Prisoners just reheats the heavy-handed, high-gloss revenge porn of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and the aforementioned Mystic River.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 2/5

December 21, 2013
Kate Erbland
Film School Rejects

Even the most seemingly benign scenes posses a low level of fear, and the final hour is heavy enough to leave audiences shaking (and shaken).

Full Review Source: Film School Rejects | Original Score: B+

December 21, 2013
Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

Nicely written and acted. Genuine suspense.

Full Review Source: Movie Chambers | Original Score: B+

December 18, 2013

Like a more downbeat Zodiac, Prisoners is a rich, expansive procedural revolving around a horrible crime in which a satisfactory resolution only seems to get further away from its protagonists the more they obsess over the case.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 4/5

December 17, 2013
Cara Nash
FILMINK (Australia)

...a bold, brave and unforgettable slice of filmmaking that pulls you deep into the mix and doesn't let go.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

November 5, 2013
Tom Clift
Moviedex

Unfolds with the sickening tension of a great police procedural, all while poking at America's social and political hypocrisies.

Full Review Source: Moviedex | Original Score: 4/5

October 27, 2013
M. Faust
ArtVoice

It's impossible to ignore that you are looking at unspeakable cruelty which, even if justifiable, must be ruinous to the soul of the wielder. You expect that to become the theme of the film, but, astonishingly, it never does.

Full Review Source: ArtVoice

October 25, 2013
Matthew Pejkovic
Matt's Movie Reviews

A dark, foreboding and riveting thriller, that will leave many spun by its labyrinth plot, spellbound by its strong performances and haunted by its many moral and religious complexities.

Full Review Source: Matt's Movie Reviews | Original Score: 4/5

October 25, 2013
Matthew Toomey
ABC Radio Brisbane

He's the film's most interesting character and it's a great performance from Jake Gyllenhaal.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio Brisbane | Original Score: B

October 20, 2013
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...palpably ominous and unsettling...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

October 19, 2013

If there is one thing above all else to recommend Prisoners, it's the way it captures that white-hot skewer of fear that must run through the heart and mind of every parent who has ever suddenly looked around them and thought, "where's my kid?"

Full Review Source: 3AW | Original Score: 4.5/5

October 18, 2013
Matt Neal
The Standard

Prisoners is haunting and will stick with you ... this is one of the best films of the year.

Full Review Source: The Standard | Original Score: 4/5

October 17, 2013
Simon Weaving
Screenwize

This moody police procedural with Jake Gyllenhaal in sublime form may be nearly three hours long, but it's worth every minute.

Full Review Source: Screenwize | Original Score: 4.5/5

October 17, 2013
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