On 26 September 2011 Shameless will issue Ruggero Deodato's Cannibal Holocaust on DVD and Blue ray in a newly approved director's edit.
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...
- Original long version of the film (only 14 secs cut which has been seamlessly replaced by reaction shots)
- 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
- Introduction to the film by director Ruggero Deodato
- Ruggero Deodato on the Animal Edit
- 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 & Shameless Trailer Park
From today's The Guardian: Cannibal Holocaust: 'Keep filming! Kill more people!'