• Bad Blood (1982)

Bad Blood

Release Date: 1982

DVD Release Date: October 2nd, 2007

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Based on actual events, this film follows paranoid and gun-obsessed dairy farmer Stan Graham (Jack Thompson) and his eccentric wife, Dorothy (Carol Burns), as they struggle in New Zealand with the economic troubles of World War II. When ordered to surrender his guns to help with the local war effort, Stan shoots several constables and escapes into the wild. As Stan evades the law and their Maori trackers, his psychological state puts several more innocent people in harms way.

Cast: Jack Thompson, Carol Burns, Denis Lill

Director: Mike Newell

Genres: Thriller , Docudrama

Production Co: New Zealand Film Commission, Southern Pictures

Keywords: Fall , 1940s , Melodramatic , Marriage , Pursuit , Wife , Survival , Tense ,