A husband, wife and their son are stranded on a remote island with no way off; as the son grows older, sexual tensions emerge.
Only a Handful of Pictures Have Truly Blazed New Paths. The Savage is Loose is One of Them.
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Did You Know?
As a result of watching John David Carson's performance as a mentally handicapped young man in a television show in 1973, George C. Scott offered Carson the part in "The Savage is Loose". It is ironic because Carson had worked with Scott earlier that year and didn't think of him for the role. See more
Can we get married when I grow up?
Oh, David, you are such a funny child!