Revenge: ‘The Last House on the Left’ (1972)

- Director: Wes Craven

- IMDb user rating: 6.0

- Metascore: 68

- Runtime: 84

While Wes Craven is best known for directing horror hits like “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream,” it was this early example of a sexual assault revenge film that really put him on the map. In “The Last House on the Left,” a group of escaped convicts capture and torture two teenage girls (Sandra Peabody and Lucy Grantham). When one victim’s parents find out, gruesome revenge ensues.

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