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The Tortured

Rating:R (for sadistic violence and torture, language and a scene of sexuality)
Genre:Horror, Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:June 15, 2012
Running time:79 minutes
Cast:Erika Christensen, Jesse Metcalfe, Bill Lippincott, Bill Moseley, Fulvio Cecere
Director:Robert Lieberman
Writer:Marek Posival
Distributor:IFC Films

Description: Craig and Elise had an ideal life until their five year old son, Ben, is abducted from their own front yard while Craig watches. The desperate search for the kidnapper proves to be in vain when the child is found dead. Craig is wracked with guilt and Elise cannot forgive him. Their relationship crumbles under the strain.Months later, a tip leads police to the suspect's door, catching him red-handed with another victim. Ben's murderer is soon brought to trial, but his parents are stunned when his sentence is considerably reduced. Utterly shocked and reunited by their outrage, they decide to seek their own retribution, hatching a plot to kidnap the man and subject him to the same monstrous acts he perpetrated against their helpless son.

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