Cannibal Holocaust is extremely well executed and is a powerful and thought-provoking as well as provocative piece of filmmaking, finally reassessed in this Shameless edition and given the fitting "Ultimate Cult Film" accolade it deserves..
A crew of four documentary filmmakers disappears while filming primitive cannibal tribes deep in the Amazonian rain forest; the horrific footage they shot is then found by a second expedition who will discover the horrific real reason for the demise of the four filmmakers..
- Introduction to the film by director Ruggero Deodato
- Ruggero Deodato on the Animal Edit; long version of the film (only 14 secs cut which has been seamless replaced by reaction shots), and, for the first time ever, the director’s own edit of the film reducing the on-screen violence to animals whilst preserving the jaw-dropping, gut-wrenching impact of the film.
- Interview of Ruggero Deodato & Karl York & Francesca Cirdi; specially commissioned documentary by Cine Excess and critical analysis featuring critics such as Kim Newman etc.;
- Easter Egg
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