Two men run on the beach at dawn. They have their hands tied behind their backs. At the same time, a helicopter flies frantically over the surroundings. MacConnachie and Ansell are two escapees who, in an attempt to escape their jailers, must cross wild and inhospitable landscapes. To do this, they will face many obstacles to survive and escape the mysterious black helicopter that tracks their every move...
Brilliantly starring Robert Shaw ( Jaws ) and Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange ), Two Men on the Run is a gripping thriller from start to finish that features two heroes with enigmatic pasts and enigmatic motivations grappling with an environment of more hostile. A veritable waking nightmare, this film by Joseph Losey ( Monsieur Klein ) is a powerful parable of survival and oppression that would later serve as a model for Jerzy Skolimowski's Essential Killing . To discover for the first time in its restored version in High Definition!
TWO MEN ON THE RUN (1970 – Colors – 110 mins)
. BIRD OF PREY (20 mins) Michel Ciment, critic, director of the magazine Positif and author of the Livre de Losey , looks back on the genesis of this project in conceptual form and analyzes the key themes of the film by linking them to the work of the filmmaker... A film for which Losey went so far as to put himself in danger.