From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Turkey Shoot (1982, AUS) is a Dystopian Sci-Fi thriller film directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith.
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- Released in 1982
- Running Time: 93 min | USA:80 min
- Production Co: FGH | Filmco Limited | Hemdale Film
- Distribution Co: New World Pictures (1983) (USA) (theatrical) | Ciné Paris Distribution (1983) (France) (theatrical)
- Directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith
- Written by Jon George, Neill D. Hicks, David Lawrence, George Schenck, Robert Williams
- Starring Steve Railsback, Olivia Hussey, Michael Craig, Carmen Duncan
- Produced by Brian W. Cook, John Daly, William Fayman, Antony I. Ginnane, David Hemmings
- Original Music by Brian May
- Cinematography by John R. McLean
- Film Editing by Alan Lake
- In a dystopian future where deviants are held in "re-education" camps, a freedom fighter and a wrongfully-accused prisoner form an alliance to survive their decadent oppressors' game of kill-or-be-killed - and turn the tide against them.
Also Known As
- Blood Camp Thatcher (UK) (video title)
- Escape 2000 (USA)
- Insel der Verdammten (Germany)
- Kalkkunan metsästys (Finland)
- Les Traqués de l'an 2000 (France)
- Hunting is the national sport...and people are the prey!
- Controversial! Violent! The film that shocked Australian critics and broke Box Office records in London!
- Experience The Year 2000...And Hope To Hell You Can Escape!
- The day the future had to be stopped.