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2013 | R | Thriller Drama

A desperate father turns vigilante and abducts the man he suspects is behind the disappearance of his eight year old daughter and her best friend, after cops fail to find the little girls and release the suspect. more


In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, September 20, 2013 Nationwide Release

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

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Cast

Hugh Jackman
Keller Dover
Jake Gyllenhaal
Detective Loki
Melissa Leo
Holly Jones
Paul Dano
Alex Jones
Maria Bello
Grace Dover
Viola Davis
Nancy Birch
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Screenwriter

Aaron Guzikowski

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Rating MPAA

R for disturbing violent content including torture, and language throughout.

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A desperate father turns vigilante and abducts the man he suspects is behind the disappearance of his eight year old daughter and her best friend, after cops fail to find the little girls and release the suspect. How far would you go to protect your child? Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy, and as minutes turn to hours, panic sets in. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had earlier been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki (Jake Gyllenhaal) arrests its driver, Alex Jones (Paul Dano), but a lack of evidence forces the only suspect's release. Knowing his child's life is at stake, the frantic Dover decides he has no choice but to take matters into his own hands. The desperate father will do whatever it takes to find the girls, but in doing so, he may lose himself, begging the question: When do you cross the line between seeking justice and becoming a vigilante?
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