Day of the Woman (1978)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • The Housatonic Revenge Working
  • I Spit on Your Grave Alternative
  • The Revenge and Rape of Jennifer Hill Alternative


A young woman hires a house to write a novel in solitude. She is attacked and repeatedly raped by four thugs, on whom she then takes her revenge by castrating, hanging or axing to death.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top