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RavenousBlood-black comedy of table manners, biting critique of Manifest Destiny, or queasy horror show? Ravenous, an oddball period tale of cannibalistic...RavenousComedy, Horror, Mystery and ThrillerRBlood-black comedy of table manners, biting critique of Manifest Destiny, or queasy horror show? Ravenous, an oddball period tale of cannibalistic...1999-09-21David ArquetteJeffrey JonesDavid Arquette, Jeffrey Jones
David Arquette, Ravenous

EAT OR BE EATEN David Arquette is delicious in ''Ravenous''

Ravenous

Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery and Thriller; Starring: Robert Carlyle, Guy Pearce, David Arquette, Jeffrey Jones; Director: Antonia Bird; MPAA Rating: R

Blood-black comedy of table manners, biting critique of Manifest Destiny, or queasy horror show? Ravenous, an oddball period tale of cannibalistic shenanigans at a remote military base in the Sierra Nevadas, tried to be all things to few people (it was yanked from nearly 1,000 theaters after just two weeks). At least it’s not a boring meal.

Reel Goodies (0:30) A wounded Jeremy Davies wakes up screaming ”He was licking me!” The Last Detail One of the film’s caterers is named Tim De’Ath.