Paul Dano

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5:00 am
Thu September 26, 2013

Movie Review: 'Prisoners' Full Of Solid Twists And Turns

Hugh Jackman, brutally restrained in his treatment of Paul Dano, in 'Prisoners'

Prisoners starts out as a pretty realistic story about youngsters who go missing, morphs into a story of how people react to terrible loss and lust for vengeance-- almost an anti-vigilante story-- and ends up as a fairly standard mystery with a lot of twists and turns.

And, and is common these days, it's less a trail of clues to be unraveled to a logical solution than a story of dogged pursuit of possible suspects, until almost by accident the truth comes out.

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