Sam Fuller was at home once again in the world he created for SHARK, one full of viciousness and backstabbers. Fuller's cynical worldview helped to make him a darling of the French critics and it is also what makes his masterpieces--SHOCK CORRIDOR and THE NAKED KISS--so biting. Reynolds, a
gun runner in Africa, fits into this dog-eat-dog world easily; his rugged individualism makes him the perfect Fuller antihero. But he also has a soft spot that leaves him prey to the more vicious members of the cast, particularly to Pinal, a femme fatale
whose malicious intent knows no bounds.
Reynolds takes refuge in a small Sudanese town after being pursued by soldiers f...