Captives (1994)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Prison Film, Romantic Drama  |   Release Date - May 3, 1996 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 100 min.  |   Countries - UK  |   MPAA Rating - R
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This dramatic love story takes place in a British prison. Rachel, a young dentist, decides to take a part-time job at a nearby prison after she and her husband are separated. There, she meets Philip, whose ten-year incarceration for killing his girlfriend is almost up. Rachel and Philip fall in love, which is a breach of Rachel's professional contract. Towler, fellow inmate and former drug dealer, finds out and blackmails Rachel into bringing contraband to prison. When Rachel learns that she is to bring a gun to Towler, she changes her mind, but as she tries to leave she finds herself a target in a shoot-out.

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love-affair, prison, dentist, blackmail, inmate, killer, drug-dealer