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Early Review: Atom Egoyan’s The Captive Twists Into All Kinds Of Wrong!

Ryan Reynolds - The Captive

Atom Egoyan – the director of such great films as Exotica and The Sweet Hereafter – misses the mark with The Captive, a film that takes pedophilia and spins it into something even worse.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Atom Egoyan Mines Familiar Territory in Chloe!

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Atom Egoyan is one of the most interesting directors around. Whether exploring the boundaries of the psychosexual thriller [the incredible Exotica] or the depths of despair [The Sweet Hereafter], his films are usually genuinely affecting and insightful. Chloe – a remake of the French film, Nathalie – returns to the realm of psychosexual thrillers, but seems somehow disconnected from its audience.

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