By James Dickey
This can be the vintage story of 4 males stuck in a primitive and violent attempt of manhood. The surroundings is the Georgia barren region, the place the states so much distant white-water river awaits. within the thundering froth of that river, in its echoing stone canyons, 4 males on a canoe journey find a freedom and excitement past examine. after which, in a second of horror, the journey becomes a fight for survival as one guy turns into a human hunter who's provided his personal harrowing deliverance.
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