End of the Road

views updated

End of the Road ★★½ 1970 (X)

Keach is a troubled college professor whose bizarre treatment by his psychologist (Jones) produces tragic results. He eventually enters into an affair with the wife of a co-worker. Fascinating, if uneven script adapted from John Barth's story. Rated X upon release for adult story and nudity. 110m/C VHS . Stacy Keach, James Earl Jones, James Coco, Harris Yulin, Dorothy Tristan; D: Aram Avakian; W: Terry Southern; C: Gordon Willis.