Sleeping Dogs (1977)

Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller
Tags: dystopia

Recluse Smith is drawn into a revolutionary struggle between guerrillas and right-wingers in New Zealand. Implicated in a murder and framed as a revolutionary conspirator, Smith tries to maintain an attitude of non-violence while caught between warring factions.

Director: Roger Donaldson
Writer: Ian Mune, Arthur Baysting, Christian K. Stead
Released: 1977-10-06
Runtime: 107 minutes