Back in its day, this adaptation of The Wages of Fear (previously taken to the big screen by Henri-Georges Clouzot) put the career of a filmmaker who was conquering the decade of the seventies in check. Once again we rediscover the restored version of the director’s cut, which sets the record straight: Sorcerer is an incontestable masterpiece.
Chicago, 1935. His filmography includes classics like The French Connection (71) and The Exorcist (73). Recently he’s reappeared on the fringe of indie cinema thanks to Bug (06) and Killer Joe (11).
USA. 1977 (121 min)
CINEMATOGRAPHYDick Bush, John M. Stephens
WITHRoy Scheider, Bruno Cremer, Francisco Rabal
Edition: 2017 Section: Sitges Clàssics - Bienvenido Mr. Friedkin Original language:
English and others