Three ‘Wake in Fright’ Clips

Director Ted Kotcheff’s long-lost 1971 Australian thriller will debut in New York and Los Angeles on October 5 with a newly-restored print.

Following the trailer from last month, Drafthouse Films has released three clips from the newly-restored version of Wake in Fright, director Ted Kotcheff's 1971 Australian film that was thought to be lost forever. The studio recently unearthed the original negatives and have restored this thriller to its original glory, debuting in New York October 5 and in Los Angeles October 19. Take a look at these scenes from the long-lost classic, starring Gary Bond and Donald Pleasence.

Wake in Fright was released October 5th, 2012 and stars Donald Pleasence, Gary Bond, Chips Rafferty, Sylvia Kay, Jack Thompson, Peter Whittle, Al Thomas, John Meillon. The film is directed by Ted Kotcheff.

Sources: Drafthouse Films

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    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag

  2. CelluloidDreams

    I wish this would open in Phoenix!

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