Audiences lining up at the theater this weekend for 'Straw Dogs' (a remake of the 1971 Dustin Hoffman film) are probably in the mood for a fun, edge-of-your-seat thriller. That's what the trailers and commercials and posters tell you to expect: the character of L.A. screenwriter David Sumner (James Marsden) retreats to the Deep South with his beautiful blond wife (Kate Bosworth), only to be confronted by intimidating, corn-fed locals.
Straw Dogs Movie Poster
Straw Dogs
R1971
In Theaters on November 1, 2002

David Sumner (Dustin Hoffman), a mild-mannered academic from the United States, marries Amy (Susan George),... Read More

Straw Dogs Movie Poster
Straw Dogs
R2011
Based on 29 critics

Married couple David (James Marsden) and Amy (Kate Bosworth) move to her hometown of Blackwater, Miss.,... Read More