Straw Dogs

Straw Dogs 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.

Average Score : 72

Sometimes a man is forced to defend his honor.

Status: Released

Release Date: 1971-12-23

Geners Crime Drama Thriller

Production Companies ABC Pictures

Production Countries United Kingdom,United States of America,

Run time: 116 minutes

Budget: $2,200,000

Revenue: $3,251,794