Dir: John Boorman
Cast: Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty
110mins   1972   US   18   English   

Read the most recent blog post about Deliverance from Robert Senior, Depot's Chair of Trustees.

Four city-dwelling friends decide to get away from their jobs, wives and kids for a week of canoeing in rural Georgia. When the men arrive, they are not welcomed by the backwoods locals. Soon, their canoe trip turns into a fight for survival.

'There's real substance in themes, performances and John Boorman's superb direction' - Mark Dinning, Empire

'It's a haunting, nightmarish vision' - Tom Milne, Time Out



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