From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1977
  • Color
  • Running Time: Canada:100 min | USA:100 min | USA:89 min (cut version)
  • Distributed by Aquarius Releasing
  • Directed by Peter Carter
  • Written by Ian Sutherland
  • Starring Hal Holbrook, Lawrence Dane, Robin Gammell, Ken James, Gary Reineke
  • Produced by Lee Broker, Lawrence Dane, Harold Greenberg, Ted Holliday, Robert A. Kanto, Harry H. Novak
  • Original Music by Hagood Hardy
  • Cinematography by René Verzier
  • Film Editing by George Appleby

Plot Summary

  • Five doctors on a wilderness outing are stalked by disfigured, crazed killers.

Also Known As

  • Floden utan återvändo (Sweden)
  • Ils était cinq (Canada) (dubbed version) (French title)
  • Joki ilman paluuta (Finland)
  • Rituals, il trekking della morte (Italy)
  • The Creeper (USA)


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