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R| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
A father desperately searches for his daughter in the chaotic Middle East.

Cast: Alexander Siddig , Joshua Jackson , Marisa Tomei , Oded Fehr , Fadia Nadda , Saad Siddiqui , Bonnie Lee Bouman , Jay Anstey

Director: Ruba Nadda

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: IFC Films

Inescapable (2012)

Release Date: February 22nd, 2013|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • Muddled and inert despite the best intentions, this inescapably dull thriller plays like a Middle Eastern take on Liam Neeson’s “Taken.” show more

  • Inescapable is Nadda's first foray into thriller territory, and her inexperience shows in awkwardly mounted fight scenes and clumsy car chases, not to mention an almost fatally explanatory script. show more

  • The remarkably expressive Mr. Siddig is sympathetic and true as the tortured father, communicating reams of emotion with his eyes, and Ms. Tomei is totally charismatic as his discarded lover who helps him out of a sense of humanity. show more

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Ruba Nadda, 'Inescapable' Director, On Syria, Alexander Siddig And Marisa Tomei

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on Sep 9th, 2012 4:12PM

Given all the controversy and turmoil in Syria right now, you'd think that Canadian-resident director Ruba Nadda was psychic.Her most recent film, "Inescapable," which is premiering at the Toronto...

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