The Hunted

Synopsis: In the green woods of Silver Falls, Oregon, Aaron Hallam, a trained assassin AWOL from the Special Forces, keeps his own brand of wildlife vigil. After Hallam brutally slew four deer hunters in the area, FBI Special Agent Abby Durrell turns to L.T. Bonham-- the one man who may be able to stop him. At first L.T. resists the mission. Snug in retirement, he's closed off to his past, the years he spent in the Special Forces training soldiers to become skilled killers. But when he realizes that these recent slaying is the work of a man he trained, he feels obligated to stop him. Accepting the assignment under the condition that he works alone, L.T. enters the woods, unarmed--plagued by memories of his best student and riddled with guilt for not responding to Aaron's tortured letters to him as he began to slip over the edge of sanity. Furious as he is with his former mentor for ignoring his pleas for help, Aaron knows that he and L.T. share a tragic bond that is unbreakable. And, even as the
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Director(s): William Friedkin
Production: Paramount Pictures
  2 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
94 min

I don't do that kind

of work anymore.

Why don't you

have a look?

I really don't want

to go back there.

All we're asking you to do

is take a look, L.T.

Hey, Tom, can we get

prints off that paper?

Yeah, we sure can.

Please do, and

the door handles.

Harry, I understand that,

but I'm concerned

about the number

of SWAT agents.

I want to take

these guys alive.

Reed, we need to deploy

some of your men

on the other side

of the canyon.

I want to contain this area

and establish a perimeter.

That's your call, Abby.

We're here to help.

Bonham, are you all right?


I hate those things.

I'm afraid of heights.

I'm Abby Durrell.

I'm the ASAC here.

I'm not sure how much

Harry told you, but...

Tell me what he told you

to tell me.

We'll take it

from there, okay?


The two men were found

half a mile from here.

They were killed

with a hatchet,

then gutted in what looks like

a ritualistic fashion.

Every vital organ was cut.

I got a deputy talking

to the local Paiute chief.

There's no Paiute ritual

for gutting a human body.

The dead men were both

dressed and quartered

the way you'd quarter a deer.

Paiute are upset about...

Paiute wouldn't dress

and quarter

a couple of deer hunters



He was going to eat 'em.

There were two men

killed the same way

last week in Washington State.

They were Forest

Service Rangers,

Which was how

we got jurisdiction.

Where are the bodies?

We sent them to the lab


You need to see them?


You've got too many men

and horses in here.

All these tracks,

this is, uh... chaos.

Do they have a deer stand

or any coolers for packing meat?

Not within a five-mile radius.


You have a campsite?

Still looking.

What do you know

about the victims?

As far as we know, just a couple

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