Episode 18 – The Most Dangerous Game/Dog King

Matt and Andrew ponder the question – just what is the most dangerous game?

The Most Dangerous Game Poster
The Most Dangerous Game Poster

1932 directed by Irving Pichel Ernest B. Schoedsack starring Fay Wray, Joel McCrea and Leslie Banks

From the short story by Richard Connell
https://archive.org/stream/TheMostDangerousGame_129/danger.txt

You can tell its pre code by the violence

The plot concept has become a bit of an archetype

The Most Dangerous Game Poster
The Most Dangerous Game Poster

The complete film

Apparently produced in a rush and for as few bucks as possible. Filmed using the same sets as King Kong, from the same producers and directors.

mcsweeney’s live tweeting the most dangerous game

Fay Wray:

Fay Wray
Fay Wray

A nice Review by The Blonde at the Film

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NEXT WEEK: The Island of Lost Souls!!!

 

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