Cry in the Wild: The Taking of Peggy Ann Poster

Release Date: 1991

DVD Release Date: May 1st, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Bicycle Pete (David Morse) is a lonely and deranged backwoodsman living rough near the Pennsylvania town of Shade Gap. Out of a perverse idea of love, he kidnaps young Peggy Ann Bradnick (Megan Follows) and takes her deep into the wilderness. Despite her fear Peggy Ann develops sympathy for the man who has abducted her, and recognizes his humanity even as she seeks an escape. Meanwhile, numerous law enforcement agencies fan out across the state searching for the missing girl.

Cast: David Morse, Megan Follows, David Soul

Director: Charles Correll

Genres: Docudrama

Keywords: Pursuit, Forbidden love, Mother, Small town, Father, Growing up, Escape, Emotional, 1960s, Police officer