The influence of antonio climatis savage man savage beast is impossible to miss, as john alan schwartz billed as conan le cilaire mimics the farsuperior. Mar 31, 2012 faces of death can try to chuck its moral messages around all it wants, but its clear theyve simply been shoehorned in there to justify showing the footage. Basically, its the same deal with faces of death 3 as with faces of death 2. With damien ayars, damien harrison, paul pj james, francesco minniti. Well after the film, we were givin certificates that stated that we survived the faces of death film. Gorgon released a 30thanniversary edition of the original faces of death film on dvd. In a modern world where death is all too prevalent in our media, faces of death continues to thrill, terrify, and inform having become more than just a film, but a landmark of human. Mortuarys, accidents, police work are filmed by tv crews and home video. Watch free faces of death rape videos at heavyr, a completely free porn tube offering the worlds most hardcore porn videos. Faces of death v 1995 another clip show, this time not even bothering with adding. Faces of death iv contains more than 50 separate scenes of bloodchilling horror, none of which have ever been seen by the public, until now. As for its place in horror cinema history, well, that remains to be seen. A collection of death scenes, ranging from tvmaterial to homemade super8 movies.
Making up details that werent even in the movie to other kids which had yet to see it. Continuing with the same type of material explored in the first three volumes, faces of death iv features even more gruesome scenes of death and carnage designed to leave audiences wonder if what theyve just witnessed is real or staged. As the film picked up steam on the midnight movie circuit, differing opinions over the authenticity of certain scenes became more passionate and intense. Warning thread faces of death ii and worst faces of death might contain content that is not suitable for all ages. The first part of the faces of death series had already been banned in great britain for a long time when in 2003 the bbfc finally gave an 18 rating for a censored version of the film. Faces of death also released as the original faces of death is a 1978. As a curiosity piece, faces of death is well worth a look, especially if youve not seen it in a very long time. This edition is taken from an hd source and appears to be far more complete. We start with the fake dr grosse talking direct to camera about his journey around the world seeing and dealing with the many types of death, it then changes into several clips of death deaths.
Faces of death vi is a 1996 directtovideo compilation of the highlights of the earlier films in the faces of death series. The european version as it was sold in the netherlands was a lot longer and partially compiled differently than the us version, both wound up cut in germany european or in gb us respectively. Why the hell would you bring a girl to see a film about death. Gorgon video presents the fourth entry in the cultclassic faces of death series. Faces of death is a 1978 american mondo horror film written and directed by john alan schwartz, credited under the pseudonyms conan lecilaire and alan. Faces of death iv is the final real sequel to faces of death, in that it is the last sequel to include any original. Jan 08, 2002 i saw one of the faces of deaths in florida at a movie theatre. It features many of the same scenes shown in faces of death 1 and 4, as well. The crucial work that bridges the gap between classic mondo cinema and the next generation of death films, faces of death was perhaps the first and certainly most notorious shockumentary to focus exclusively on death. This film contains graphic content and explicit scenes. Find similar and related movies for faces of death v 1996 on allmovie. I saw one of the faces of deaths in florida at a movie theatre. Its premise is to showcase a supposedly educational kaleidoscope of the various forms, or faces, of death that take place in the world, and naturally, such a claim allows. Oct 29, 2009 the first part of the faces of death series had already been banned in great britain for a long time when in 2003 the bbfc finally gave an 18 rating for a censored version of the film.
Faces of death iii 1985 this third installment focuses largely on serial killers, with lengthy reenactments of police investigations of bodies being found in a dumpster, and a staged courtroom sequence with schwartz again making a cameo appearance as the serial killer on trial for raping and murdering a girl, allegedly captured on video. Faces of death the most forbidden film of the 80s youth. We reached the end of the road for lee everetts journey in the final episode of telltale games the walking dead. By clicking on continue you confirm that you are 18 years and over. They were watching faces of death, a film containing footage of. A look at the faces of death behindthescenes crew and production team. It was directed by john alan schwartz again as conan le cilaire, susumu saegusa and andrew theopolis. Faces of death ii 1981 faces of death iii 1985 the worst of faces of death 1987 a clip show made up of footage from the prior films, albeit with new narrator dr.
As mentioned in the beginning of the film, the previous films narrator dr. We bring season ones installment to a close, and talk through the big, emotional moments in the season finale. Banned in 46 countries is faces of death the most shocking film. Sebastian shock, the listed director is countess victoria bloodhart and steve white, though it is unclear exactly whether or not those are the names of the people involved. We start with the fake dr grosse talking direct to camera about his journey around the world seeing and dealing with the many types of death, it then changes into several clips of deathdeaths. Faces of death vi is a directtovideo compilation of the highlights of the earlier films in the faces of death series. The film opens with a crematorium and a body being burned, the narrator begins by saying that the original host dr. Fact or fiction, directorcreator conan lecilaire attempts to quell the mysteries surrounding his controversial faces of death film series.
Gross had passed on and was being given his funeral rite. Faces of death is a series of shockumentaries made by john alan schwartz, credited under the names conan le cilaire for his directing credits and alan black for his writing credits, beginning in 1978 the whole gimmick of the series is to showcase various ways and events involving death, with actual stock footage of real deaths and injury spliced along side staged footage. In this one we see many staged and not so staged looking deaths ranging from bungee jumping accidents and magic tricks gone bad. Hed brought a print of a documentary called the great hunt, full of footage of animals dying. This hardly seems shocking in 2009 and we also now know much of it was faked. Mar 17, 2016 faces of death vi is a directtovideo compilation of the highlights of the earlier films in the faces of death series. Even if youve seen the first three faces of death films, this new film is definitely not for the weak of heart.
Directed by john alan schwartz, susumu saegusa, andrew theopolis. Although faces of death is far less exploitative and insulting than its successor series traces of death and faces of gore, its true colors as exploitation bosh are all too apparent. A comparison between the british dvd bbfc 18 by screen entertainment and the german vhs fsk 18 by madison video. Faces of death vi the 1996 movie, trailers, videos and more at yidio. Most every person born in the 70s and 80s will remember seeing at least one of the faces of death films. Goldberg, who cowrote the 2009 film fanboys, about star wars fanatics, in which smith had a cameo. This monkey has some serious concerns about the faces of death script. In fact, these are the very reasons that this film was banned in. The precise details of that conclusion were yours to make. There is no escape from death and in this film they show a firsthand glimpse at the many ways of dying. Often this film was talked about on the playground,bragging to one another about eating and watching it. Faces of death iv 1990 another instalment hosted by dr. I say closeminded, because it has been revealed years ago, that 80% of the footage in the faces of death film series, was reinacted andor simulated, based upon the actual horrific and gruesome incidents they represent. Abe vigoda, 94, the character actor whose leathery, sadeyed face.
Nov 09, 2016 the gig will reunite the jay and silent bob creator with the goldbergs creator adam f. The gig will reunite the jay and silent bob creator with the goldbergs creator adam f. Follows the same pattern of the other faces of death movies. As for today, a 4 disc box of the complete series, which contains part 14, is available. After the release of the films, questions arose as to the authenticity of some of the scenes in them and whether or not the films themselves belonged to the outlawed snuff film genre. Mondo, shockumentary, mockumentary, call it what you want but 1979s faces of death is probably the most famous type of this kind of picture. A wave of violent horror films that came to be known as video. Buy or rent faces of death collection movie now family video. If you have not played the walking dead up through the season finale, do not read this. Faces of death 4 1990 this was the first fod film i ever rented and it is also one of the most blatantly vile and expletive. Mar 02, 2017 most every person born in the 70s and 80s will remember seeing at least one of the faces of death films. It features many of the same scenes shown in faces of death 1 and 4, as well as the earlier compilation faces of death v.
Prepare yourself for the final chapter in the faces of death series. Faces of death iv is the final real sequel to faces of death, in that it is the last sequel to include any original footage. I was in 5th grade when i saw this for the first time. It begins without any opening credits, before recycling for the third time the sequence from. Petty director john burrud executive producer previous cast members more cast members. The simple fact is that regardless of how much of it is fake, the fact that much of it is real footage of humans and animals being killed means this is a film that truly lives up to. The film has been banned at least temporarily in australia, norway, finland, new zealand, and the united kingdom. If you thought the first five faces of death were gory you aint seen nothing yet, highlights include. One of its many bonus features was an eyeopening documentary called the death makers which revealed the many secrets of fod. Everything you need to know about faces of death movie. Vanity who sang in girl band vanity 6 and appeared in the films the. Feb 03, 2014 buy or rent movie faces of death collection from.53 1418 1466 366 706 267 1096 109 849 1109 574 1174 228 341 534 1295 664 462 541 693 735 1007 545 590 762 1475 1381 573 398 831 218 697 274 1156 1200 1011 877 807 989 239 1093 578 1362 516 1249 154 475