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A notorious Hollywood bad boy (Golden Globe winner [[Performer~P47884~Julian McMahon~julianmcmahon]]) is captured by a mysterious Jailer ([[Performer~P39177~Elias Koteas~eliaskoteas]]) while scouting a decrepit, abandoned prison for an upcoming film in co-directors [[Performer~P299556~David Alford~davidalford]] and [[Performer~P371162~Robert Archer Lynn~robertarcherlynn]]'s unforgiving thriller. Derek Playto is a volatile visionary whose controversial reputation has earned him more than his fair share of enemies in the entertainment industry. In preparation for his upcoming feature film -- a violent prison drama -- Playto sets out to find the perfect surroundings in which to tell his brutal tale. Upon discovering a dilapidated prison that was once a notorious house of pain, it appears that Playto has found just such a location. But Playto isn't alone in this crumbling penitentiary, and upon being captured by the Jailer, the director's only hope for escape is to answer a series of increasingly intimate questions concerning his art and his life. With every unanswered question, Playto moves one step closer to the electric chair, yet as every answer reveals a telling piece of the filmmaker's deplorable past, the prospect of death becomes more of a welcome release than an unjustified punishment. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi


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