The Watching Hour: Turkey Shoot
aka Escape 2000
Australia, 1982, 93 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Action/Adventure, Archival, Thriller
Part of the Wizards Of Oz-Ploitation series in The Watching Hour
35mm Archival presentation - This low budget sci-fi movie from director Brian Trenchard-Smith (Dead End Drive-In, Stunt Rock, BMX Bandits) is a dystopic vision of the year 2000, where a totalitarian government indiscriminately sends people into horrific rehabilitation camps. When two of the innocent detainees, Paul (Railsback) and Chris (Hussey), are selected for the vicious "Turkey Shoot", they must go on the run in order to survive as they fend off attackers and try to secure their freedom.
DIRECTOR: Brian Trenchard-Smith