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  • RELEASED: 1972
  • RUNTIME: 109 mins
  • WRITTEN BY: James Dickey
  • DIRECTED BY: John Boorman
  • STARRING: Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Ronny Cox, Ed Ramey, Billy Redden, Seamon Glass, Randall Deal

There are some really well-done scenes, Jon Voight and Burt Reynolds are fantastic and I love the backwoods feel but a lot of it feels contrived and the characters make way too many dumb and unbelievableĀ decisions.