John Sayles on

War Hunt

Released 1862
Distributor United Artists

Although it played mostly second feature dates, this‚ acclaimed Korean war‚ indie by the Sanders brothers (who began as second-unit directors on The Night of the Hunter) took home many kudos from international fim festivals.John Saxon is memorable in the lead as a soldier turned serial killer.‚ This‚ marked the beginning of a fruitful relationship between co-star Robert Redford and soon-to-be director Sydney Pollack, who has a supporting role.

About John Sayles

John Sayles is an actor, screenwriter, film director and novelist. His most recent novel, A Moment in the Sun, is now available in paperback and his latest feature (his 18th!), Go For Sisters, will attempt to sneak into theaters this September. He would rather watch a good trailer than a bad movie.