Lucas is a highly-regarded school teacher who has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered. An untruthful remark throws the small community into a collective state of hysteria. The lie is spreading and Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity in a disturbing depiction of how a lie becomes the truth when gossip, doubt and malice are allowed to flourish and ignite a witch-hunt that soon threatens to destroy an innocent man's life.
|Theatrical Release:||May 17th, 2013 (Limited) by Mongrel Media, released as The Hunt (Canada)
July 12th, 2013 (Limited) by Magnolia Pictures, released as The Hunt
|MPAA Rating:||R for sexual content including a graphic image, violence and language.|
(Rating bulletin 2247, 10/31/2012)
|Keywords:||Relationships Gone Wrong, Dysfunctional Family, Sex Crimes, Child Abuse, Falsely Accused, Children Dealing with Divorce, Divorcée Romance, Romance|
|Production Method:||Live Action|
|Creative Type:||Contemporary Fiction|