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Ravenous(Movie, 1999)

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| 1h 40min | Genres: Horror, Western, Comedy
RavenousRating: 3.5/5 (with 117 votes)
Ravenous is a 1999 Western horror film directed by Antonia Bird and starring Guy Pearce, Robert Carlyle, Jeffrey Jones and David Arquette. The film revolves around cannibalism in 1840s California and some elements bear similarities to the story of the Donner Party and that of Alferd Packer. Screenwriter Ted Griffin lists Packer's story, as recounted in a couple of paragraphs of Dashiell Hammett's The Thin Man, as one of his inspirations for Carlyle's character. The film's darkly humorous and ironic take on its gruesome subject matter have led some to label it simply as a black comedy or a satire. The film's unique score by Michael Nyman and Damon Albarn generated a significant amount of attention. The film's production did not get off to a good start, with the original director Milcho Manchevski leaving the production three weeks after shooting started... ()
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About Ravenous

Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd and his regiment aid a wounded frontiersman who recounts a horrifying tale of a wagon train murdered by its supposed guide -- a vicious U.S. Army colonel gone rogue. Fearing the worst, the regiment heads out into the wilderness to verify the gruesome claims.


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Trailer for Ravenous + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Ravenous (1999) - Official Trailer(Trailer, 2:03)

Additional Information

Plays in: Mexico, California
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES), Italian (IT)
Translated into 17 languages: Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/16/1999
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Voraz"
"Mortos de Fome"
"Vorace"
"Voraz"

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