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3.8
2,962 Ratings

Deliverance

Directed by John Boorman
United States, 1972
Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

Four city slickers canoe down an uncharted section of the Cahulawassee river before a dam project is to takeover the region. Initially mesmerised by the wonders of nature the group soon become fully aware of what it really means to survive outside the safety net of civilization.

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Deliverance Directed by John Boorman

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1973 | 3 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1972 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1973 | 3 nominations including: Best Cinematography

Directors Guild of America

1973 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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