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Release Date: May 12th, 2017

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
In 1987, murderous couple John and Evelyn roam the streets of Perth, Australia, searching for their latest victim. Fate leads them to Vicki Maloney, a teen who snuck out of her house at night to go to a party. Now held captive in a room, Vicki must use her wits to try and drive a wedge between the crazed duo before they can finish her off.

Cast: Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings, Stephen Curry, Susie Porter, Damian de Montemas, Harrison Gilbertson, Fletcher Humphrys

Director: Ben Young

Genres: Thriller, Crime drama

Distributors: Gunpowder & Sky

Keywords: Survival, Quest, Pursuit, House, Escape, Intense, Emotional, 1980s

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Hounds of Love builds to a crescendo that earns its emotional catharsis while staying true to its roots as a truly chilling and intense thriller. show more

  • Hounds of Love benefits from impressive control of visuals to build suspense and from the spiky performances of its fearless cast, flagging Young as a talent to watch. show more

  • In its style as well as its psychological focus, Hounds of Love marks Young as a filmmaker to watch, though he’s not the feature’s only standout. His trio of leads has rarely been better. show more

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