The Night The Prowler, is about the dark side of suburban middle-class urban culture and family relations. It film brings to the surface some of the darkest recesses of suburban family life. The film shifts from the darkly comic to the deadly serious. A young woman is attacked by a prowler in her bedroom but she turns the tables on him and she ravishes him. She then transforms into a knife wielding, leather jacketed prowler herself and begins sneaking in men's bedrooms at night. The prowlee becomes the prowler. Written by
Nobel Prize winning author Patrick White's first film...
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According to 'Urban Cinefile', when first released on DVD in Australia in 2005, "This film had not been seen by audiences for almost 20 years due to a copyright embargo which has been resolved." See more
When the old man in the ruined house is being covered up by police after his death, the actor playing him can be clearly seen breathing. See more