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Name: CRITERION COLLECTION
Number: CRRN2954BR

THE NAKED PREY (CRITERION COLLECTION / 1965) (PRE-ORDER) (BLU-RAY)
Starring:  Cornel Wilde
Directed By:  Cornel Wilde

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Glamorous leading man turned idiosyncratic auteur Cornel Wilde created in the 1960s and ’70s a handful of gritty, violent explorations of the nature of man, none more memorable than The Naked Prey. In the early nineteenth century, after an ivory-hunting safari offends a group of South African hunters, the colonialists are captured and hideously tortured. A lone marksman (Wilde) is released, without clothes or weapons, to be hunted for sport, and he begins a harrowing journey through savanna and jungle back to a primitive state. Distinguished by vivid widescreen camera work and unflinchingly ferocious action sequences, The Naked Prey is both a propulsive, stripped-to-the-bone narrative and a meditation on the concept of civilization.

SPECIAL FEATURES
Restored high-definition digital transfer, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack
Audio commentary from 2007 by film scholar Stephen Prince
“John Colter’s Escape,” a 1913 record of the trapper’s flight from Blackfoot Indians—which was the inspiration for The Naked Prey—read by actor Paul Giamatti
Original soundtrack cues created by director Cornel Wilde and ethnomusicologist Andrew Tracey, along with a written statement by Tracey
Trailer
PLUS: An essay by film critic Michael Atkinson and a 1970 interview with Wilde

RUN TIME: 95 minutes
COLOR: Color
ASPECT RATIO: 2.35:1
LANGUAGE: English

  
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