Savages

(1972)
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A tribe of primitive "mudpeople" encounter a croquet ball, rolling through their forest. Following it, they find themselves on a vast, deserted Long Island estate. Entering, they begin to become civilized and assume the stereotypical roles and dress of people at a weekend party. There follows an allegory of upper-class behavior. At last, they begin to devolve toward their original status, and after a battle at croquet, they disappear into the woods.

  1. James Ivory

    Director

  2. George W.S. Trow

    Screenplay

  3. Michael O'Donoghue

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lewis J. Stadlen

    Lewis J. Stadlen

    Julian Branch, a Song Writer (as Lewis Stadlen)

  2. Anne Francine

    Carlotta, a Hostess

  3. Thayer David

    Thayer David

    Otto Nurder, a Capitalist

  4. Susan Blakely

    Susan Blakely

    Cecily, a Debutante

  5. Russ Thacker

    Andrew, an Eligible Young Man

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Status Released

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  • June 27, 1972
    Theatrical (limited)

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

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