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The Trap (1966)

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A fur trapper takes a mute girl as his unwilling wife to live with him in his remote cabin in the woods.

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Complete credited cast:
Rita Tushingham ...
Eve
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La Bete
Rex Sevenoaks ...
The Trader
Barbara Chilcott ...
Trader's Wife
Linda Goranson ...
Trader's Daughter
Blain Fairman ...
Clerk
Walter Marsh ...
Preacher
Joseph Golland ...
Baptiste (as Jo Golland)
Jon Granik ...
No Name
Merv Campone ...
Yellow Dog
Reg McReynolds ...
Captain (as Reginald McReynolds)
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A fur trapper takes a mute girl as his unwilling wife to live with him in his remote cabin in the woods.

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July 1967 (USA)  »

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La trampa  »

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The piece of music used as Oliver Reed canoes down river (also called "The Trap") is now used by UK broadcaster The BBC for its coverage of The London Marathon. See more »

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Arranged by Ron Goodwin
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Oliver Reed & Rita Tushingham - Great Performances!
21 November 2005 | by See all my reviews

One of the greatest British Movies ever made, and most certainly was the peak of Rita Tushingham's outstanding film career.

Oliver Reed was terribly underrated as an actor, and this Movie goes to prove along with several others he made during the sixties that he was in fact one of Britain's finest actors.

This film and story keeps you gripped with both suspense and emotion from start to finish - they don't make them like that anymore...

It seems inconceivable that we are still awaiting the DVD release of this Movie and it is as rare as diamonds to find on Video which was available for only a short time in the mid nineties.

Do not ever miss the opportunity to see this film if you get the chance

  • the story leaves you haunted from the stark atmosphere in which it is


told.

Tremendous performances from Oliver Reed, Rita Tushingham and Barbara Chilcott - not to be missed.

Simply magnificent!


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