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Straw Dogs

Rating:R (for strong brutal violence including a sexual attack, menace, some sexual content, and pervasive language)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:September 16, 2011
Running time:105 minutes
Cast:Alexander Skarsgaard, James Marsden, Kate Bosworth, Dominic Purcell, James Woods
Director:Rod Lurie
Producer:Marc Frydman
Writer:Reed Steiner
Distributor:Sony Pictures/Screen Gems

Description: David and Amy Summer, a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father's death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts reemerge with the locals, including Amy's ex-boyfriend Charlie, leading to a violent confrontation.

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