‘The Captive’ on Blu-ray & DVD March 3rd

The Captive From provocative Oscar®-nominated writer and director Atom Egoyan (Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Director, The Sweet Hereafter, 1997) comes a suspenseful tale, The Captive, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) March 3, 2015 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Released theatrically by A24, the tense action-thriller starring Ryan Reynolds, Scott Speedman and Rosario Dawson follows a man who must unravel the mystery of his daughter’s disappearance before it’s too late. The Blu-ray and DVD, featuring audio commentary by writer/director Atom Egoyan, a behind-the-scenes featurette, an alternate ending, and deleted scenes. 

The Captive

on Blu-ray, DVD, & Digital HD 

March 3rd, 2015!

Eight years after the disappearance of Cassandra, some disturbing incidents seem to indicate that she is still alive. Her parents and detectives, and Cassandra herself, will try to unravel the mystery of her disappearance.


  • Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Atom Egoyan
  • “Captive Thoughts” featurette
  • Alternate Ending
  • Deleted Scenes

*Subject to change


Ryan Reynolds              upcoming The VoicesGreen Lantern, Safe House, The Proposal

Scott Speedman            Underworld: Evolution, The VowBarefoot, TV’s “Felicity”

Rosario Dawson            Top FiveSin City franchise, Cesar Chavez, Eagle Eye

Mireille Enos                  World War Z, If I Stay, TV’s “The Killing”

Kevin Durand                 X-Men Origins: WolverineReal Steel, TV’s “The Strain”

with Alexia Fast              Jack ReacherFido, TV’s “Manhattan”

Christine Horne              Survival CodeStories We Tell, TV’s “Lost Girl”

Arsinée Khanjian           AraratThe Sweet HereafterFelicia’s Journey

Ian Matthews                 A History of Violence, Showtime’s “Queer as Folk”       

and Bruce Greenwood   Star Trek Into Darkness, The Place Beyond the Pines



Year of Production: 2014

Title Copyright: The Captive © Queen of the Night Films Inc. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2015 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Type: Theatrical Release

Rating: R for Language and Some Violence

Genre: Crime/Drama/Suspense/Mystery

Closed Captioned: English SDH

Subtitles: English and Spanish

Feature Run Time: 112 minutes

Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)

DVD Format: 16×9 Widescreen (2.40:1)

Blu-ray Audio: 5.1 DTS HD Master Audio

DVD Audio: 5.1 Dolby Digital


Order The Captive on Blu-ray!

The Captive


Gerard Iribe is a writer/reviewer for Why So Blu?. He has also reviewed for other sites like DVD Talk, Project-Blu, and CHUD, but Why So Blu? is where the heart is. You can follow his incoherency on Twitter: @giribe

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