About the film
england rape based on novel or book country life primal fear cornwall, england revenge rural area english countryside cult film
Release Date: December 23, 1971
|Slogan||:||«Sometimes a man is forced to defend his honor.»|
|Production Companies||:||ABC Pictures|
|Producers||:||Miriam Brickman, Daniel Melnick, James Swann, Derek Kavanagh|
|Writers||:||Sam Peckinpah, Gordon Williams, David Zelag Goodman|
David Sumner, a mild-mannered academic from the United States, marries Amy, an Englishwoman. In order to escape a hectic stateside lifestyle, David and his wife relocate to the small town in rural Cornwall where Amy was raised. There, David is ostracized by the brutish men of the village, including Amy's old flame, Charlie. Eventually the taunts escalate, and two of the locals rape Amy. This sexual assault awakes a shockingly violent side of David.