The Beast Within
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Title: The Beast Within
Directed by: Philippe Mora
Written by: Tom Holland
Produced by: Harvey Bernhard; Jack B. Bernstein; Ron Fury; Gabriel Katzka
Music by: Les Baxter
Cinematography: Jack L. Richards
Edited by: Robert Brown; David Garfield; Bert Lovitt
Distributed by: Katzka
United Artists
Released: February 12th, 1982
Rating: R
Running time: 98 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
Gross: $2,040,000

The Beast Within is an American feature film of the horror genre, which explores elements of the "man-beast" storytelling trope. It also deals with themes of rape and cannibalism. The film was directed by Philippe Mora with a script written by Tom Holland. It is based on a novel written by Edward Levy. The film was produced by United Artists and released theatrically in the United States on February 12th, 1982.

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  • The tagline for this film is, "He was on the verge of becoming a man-eater!"
  • This film is based on the 1981 novel The Beast Within by author Edward Levy. As with most screen adaptations, many liberties are taken with this interpretation of the novel.

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