Peckinpah's Savage Straw Dogs Tonight at Belcourt
September 28, 2011 at 6:01AM
For one last night — tonight — The Belcourt screens one of the most controversial movies ever made, Sam Peckinpah's 1971 Straw Dogs (the subject of the Rod Lurie remake currently in theaters). Below, a Scene write-up:
Depicting mankind at the end of its tether, the most disturbing of Sam Peckinpah's films has Dustin Hoffman as David, a meek American mathematician who returns to the hometown of his British wife Amy (Susan George).