Pigs (1973)

Review: Pigs (1973)

Director: Jean Pierre Lefebvre

Cast: Jean-René Ouellet, Denys Arcand, Louise Cuerrier, J. Léo Gagnon, Marthe Nadeau,

Jean-René Ouellet
Jean-René Ouellet
Denys Arcand
Denys Arcand
Louise Cuerrier
Louise Cuerrier
J. Léo Gagnon
J. Léo Gagnon
Marthe Nadeau
Marthe Nadeau

Plot: Teenager Lynn kills her father while he tries to rape her - the receiving officer at the mental hospital cannot convince her that her father is dead. After electric shock treatment she escapes in a nurses car. There is a farm where the manager is unable to feed his pigs on the usual swill, they have tasted blood - Human Blood! Lynn stumbles on the farm, she is looking for work she explains. "Papa they tell me, what do you see One little girl as deadly as can be." The circle begins, feed people to the pigs - then eat the pigs.

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Early winter viewing, part 1

Early winter viewing, part 1

As the winter turns cold, I take another plunge into the depths of horror, exploitation, sex and death with a range of releases which vary widely in style and nationality. I just can’t stay away from this stuff – maybe I need […]

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