A young housewife (Kim Pope) is accosted and held hostage in her home by a deranged man (Michael Gaunt), impersonating a door to door salesman. Her terror and abuse intensifies when a friend unexpectedly arrives at her home for a visit.
A long time staple of the underground film trading world, THE INTRUSION is is a tense and disturbing portrait of assault, complemented by haunting leading performances from Kim Pope and Michael Gaunt, in his debut screen role. The film, the production of which continues to be shrouded in mystery, THE INTRUSION is unlike almost any other sex film of the era in its unflinching brutality. Vinegar Syndrome presents this notorious shocker fully uncut and newly restored from negative elements.
Directed by: Arthur Nouveau
1975 / 67 minutes / Color / 1.33:1
Combined cast: Kim Pope, Michael Gaunt, Lynn Bishop, Levi Richards
• Region free DVD
• Newly scanned and restored in 2k from the 35mm archival elements
• “Becoming the Intruder” – video interview w/ Michael Gaunt
• Original theatrical trailer
Link to high-res cover image: here