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The Trap (1966)

 -  Adventure | Drama | Romance  -  July 1967 (USA)
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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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Cast

Cast overview:
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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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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Caught in "The Trap"
27 September 2005 | by (Arizona) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie one late night on TV in the early 70's while living in NYC. The image of Eve and Jean La Bete discovering themselves set against the Northwest wilderness never left me. Over the years this movie kept creeping back into my head like few other movies have. It is not the best produced movie ever made, but it tells a story that is unique, simple and compelling. Reed brings a "bull in the china-shop" masculinity to the character Jean La Bete that at first conflicts with, but then blends with the very subtle beauty and inner strength of Eve, played perfectly and silently by Rita Tushingham. (Tushingham also plays the adult daughter of Laura and Dr. Zhivago in Dr. Zhivago.) I didn't see "The Trap" again until a few years ago when I came across a cheap used copy online. This is a very unusual love story. "The Trap" might catch you like it did me years ago.


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