The Dog

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Dog (1976, Spain) is a Eco-Terror-Action film directed by Antonio Isasi-Isasmendi.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1979
  • Color
  • Running Time: 114 Min.
  • Distributed by Trans World Entertainment
  • Directed by Antonio Isasi-Isasmendi
  • Written by Antonio Isasi-Isasmendi & Juan Antonio Porto
  • Starring Jason Miller, Lea Massari, Juan Antonio Porto, Juan Antonio Bardem

Also Known As

  • El Perro (Spain, original title)
  • A Dog Called Vengeance

Plot

Aristides Ungria (Jason Miller) was a political prisoner being held by a Latin American dictatorship, but he has escaped. A trained dog has been sent to hunt and kill him. While he is trudging through the jungles, he is at a relative disadvantage to the dog. Later, the dog suffers a disadvantage, as it attempts to find its prey in man's jungle: a city. As the hunt continues, the hunter and hunted develop a grudging respect for one another. ~ Clarke Fountain, Rovi

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