Straw Dogs (2011)

Film details

Synopsis

Drama. David and Amy Sumner return to the small Mississippi town where Amy was raised to start their married life together. Tensions rise when David employs Amy's ex-boyfriend to work on the barn. When Amy is raped and, later, a man with learning difficulties seeks refuge in their home after accidentally killing a young girl, David is forced to take a stand and defend his home against attack from the locals.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top