Rue Morgue Podcast

Episode 102: TED KOTCHEFF VOL. I

on January 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

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Veteran Canadian director Ted Kotcheff (First Blood, The Apprentice of Duddy Kravitz, Weekend At Bernies) drops by the Rue Morgue Studio of Kangaroo Carnage to chat about his 1971 existential horror masterpiece Wake In Fright.

This ‘semi-lost’ Australian exploitation classic starring Donald Pleasance (in one of his most blistering performances) has been digitally restored and re-issued in North America by Drafthouse Films.

It’s available now on home video but if you get the chance to catch it during one of its limited theatrical dates, don’t miss it. This motion picture deserves the widest canvas possible.



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One Response to Episode 102: TED KOTCHEFF VOL. I

  1. owen garth says:

    Great stories! Wake in fright sounds pretty trippy, wanna get rotten and bog in on some bush tucker.

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