April 12, 2019
Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Crime
The Captor is a griping 2018 crime drama partly based on the 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis (the Norrmalstorg robbery) in the Sweden capitol, Stockholm. After receiving coverage from the media, this event would later originate the phrase "Stockholm syndrome." The Captor is an unusual tale of a growing intimate relationship developed between captor and prisoner. This depiction of the well-known case remixes characters; retelling the story in a new light.