The Wicker Man – not all of them connected to the acres of flesh displayed by ’70s movie vixen and Bond girl Britt Ekland. Director Robin Hardy’s tale of a policeman’s search for a missing girl on a Scottish island boasts a terrific cast (Ekland, Edward Woodward, Ingrid Pitt, and an arguably never better Christopher Lee), an eerie atmosphere unlike that to be found in any other movie, and an unforgettable ending I have absolutely no intention of detailing here.There are many reasons to love the 1973 horror movie
Predictably, a few years back Hollywood got around to producing a staggeringly stupid remake which starred Nicolas Cage. Now Robin Hardy himself has directed a sort-of companion piece to the original called The Wicker Tree. You can check out the trailer below, which certainly echoes many of the elements found in the original, including a fair amount of nudity.
Take a look at the (NSFW) trailer, and tell us what you think.