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2013 American thriller film directed by Denis Villeneuve starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Maria Bello, Terrence Howard, Melissa Leo, and Paul Dano.

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Why were weapons allowed into an interrogation room in Prisoners?

In Prisoners (2013), detective Loki is seen questioning the boy that was drawing mazes while being watched by cops. At one point, he is tired of waiting for him to give any information about the ...
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In Prisoners, why does Bob Taylor and Alex refer to the house as “the maze”?

I can't really wrap my head around one thing: the fact that two victims of the kidnappers - Bob Taylor and Alex Jones - refer to the house as "the maze". Alex Jones tells Keller that he can find the ...
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Was Alex's accident a planned torture?

When Mrs Jones tells Keller that Alex stopped talking after his little accident with snakes, can we conclude that Alex was actually tortured with snakes to tune his mind and away from talking?
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Was Alex Jones alone in the RV when it was parked infront of his old home?

If he was alone, why did he randomly park it in front of old home? If he remembers it to be once his home, then why could he not make an effort to reach out his parents? Considering his 10 year boy ...
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What is the meaning of the flashback to Joy's time in Holly's house?

So in Prisoners, at the part where Joy is in the hospital, and she opens her eyes, they show a flashback of her time in Holly's house. They show this maze book with a note on it "finish all the mazes ...