Video Nasty

Dead and Buried (1981)

Dead and Buried (1981)

  Dead and Buried (1981) First Released: 1981 Director: Gary Sherman Current UK Status: Passed 18 uncut The excellent film, Dead and Buried, had an X-rated cinema release in 1981 [read on…]

Contamination (AKA Contaminazione) (1980)

Contamination (AKA Contaminazione) (1980)

Contamination (AKA Contaminazione) (1980) First Released: 1980 Director: Luigi Cozzi Current UK Status: Passed 15 uncut Contamination was released, and then unofficially cut by 2:40 seconds for the ViP release [read on…]

Cannibal Terror (AKA Terreur Cannibale) (1981)

Cannibal Terror (AKA Terreur Cannibale) (1981)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf_AEfeaCdw[/youtube] Cannibal Terror (AKA Terreur Cannibale) (1981) First Released: 1981 Directors: Alain Deruelle, Olivier Mathot (uncredited), Julio Perez Tambernero (uncredited) Current UK Status: Passed 18 uncut Cannibal Terror (I use [read on…]

Cannibal Man (AKA La Semana del Asesino) (1973)

Cannibal Man (AKA La Semana del Asesino) (1973)

Cannibal Man (AKA La Semana del Asesino) (1973) First released: 1981 Director: Eloy de la Iglesia Current UK status: Passed as an 18 certificate with 3 seconds of cuts, available [read on…]

Cannibal Holocaust (AKA Cannibal Massaker) (1979)

Cannibal Holocaust (AKA Cannibal Massaker) (1979)

  Cannibal Holocaust (AKA Cannibal Massaker) (1979) First released: 1982 Director: Ruggero Deodato Current UK Status:  Passed 18 with 15 seconds of cuts Probably the most notorious of all the [read on…]

Cannibal Ferox (AKA Make Them Die Slowly) (1981)

Cannibal Ferox (AKA Make Them Die Slowly) (1981)

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wx5e4jMOi_c[/youtube] Cannibal Ferox (AKA Make Them Die Slowly) (1981) First released: 1982 Director: Umberto Lenzi Current UK status: Passed 18 with heavy cuts, although the film is available uncut [read on…]

Cannibal Apocalypse (AKA Apocalypse Domani) (1980)

Cannibal Apocalypse (AKA Apocalypse Domani) (1980)

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33fa2BI-eNU[/youtube] Cannibal Apocalypse (AKA Apocalypse Domani) First released: 1982 Director: Antonio Margheriti Current UK status: Passed 18 with 2 seconds of cuts In all honesty, Cannibal Apocalypse is pure [read on…]

The Burning (AKA Cropsy) (1981)

The Burning (AKA Cropsy) (1981)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbBCP7VKM-E[/youtube] The Burning (AKA Cropsy) (1981) First released: 1981 Director: Tony Maylam Current UK Status: Available uncut on Region 2, although there are rumours the Region 1 version is the [read on…]

The Boogeyman (AKA The Bogeyman) (1980)

The Boogeyman (AKA The Bogeyman) (1980)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9tBxVqQnIo[/youtube] The Boogeyman (AKA The Bogeyman) (1980) First Released: 1980 Director: Ulli Lommel Current UK Status: Available uncut as an 18 certificate The Bogeyman was first released in UK cinemas [read on…]

Bloody Moon (AKA Collegialas Violadas) (1981)

Bloody Moon (AKA Collegialas Violadas) (1981)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sw3pIDJpJ2s Bloody Moon (AKA Collegialas Violadas) (1981) First released: 1982 Directed by: Jess Franco Current status: Available uncut Bloody Moon was yet another movie to make the infamous list which, [read on…]

Blood Rites (AKA The Ghastly Ones) (1968)

Blood Rites (AKA The Ghastly Ones) (1968)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkWwMSoROW4[/youtube] Blood Rites (AKA The Ghastly One’s) Directed by: Andy Milligan First released:  1969 Current UK status: Still banned in the UK, available uncut on Region 1 Claimed as being [read on…]

Blood Bath (aka A Bay of Blood) (1971)

Blood Bath (aka A Bay of Blood) (1971)

  Director: Mario Bava First released: 1983 (although made in 1971) Current status: Passed 18 uncut in the UK Shockingly MarioBava’s classic film was refused a certificate by the BBFC [read on…]

The Beyond (1981)

The Beyond (1981)

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vltPK0IfP4M[/youtube] Director: Lucio Fulci First released: 1981 Current status: Supposedly available in the UK uncut, although the region 1 release by Grindhouse Releasing is the fullest version. Lucio Fulci [read on…]

The Beast in Heat (AKA SS Hell Camp) (1977)

The Beast in Heat (AKA SS Hell Camp) (1977)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WfvObrJCVTM[/youtube] Directed by: Luigi Batzella First released: June 1982 Current status: Banned in the UK, available uncut in the US The Beast in Heat is one of the most famous [read on…]

Axe (AKA Lisa Lisa) (1977)

Axe (AKA Lisa Lisa) (1977)

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s7DwW59ifKY[/youtube] Directed by: Frederick R Friedel First released in 1982 Current status: Available uncut in both the UK and US (contains spoilers) Known as Axe for its UK release, [read on…]

Anthropophagous Beast (1980)

Anthropophagous Beast (1980)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BpLlssGPRI[/youtube] Directed by: Joe D’Amato First released: 1983 Current status: UK release is heavily cut, available uncut in the US Having never really heard of Joe D’Amato until now (shame [read on…]

Absurd A.K.A Horrible (1981)

Absurd A.K.A Horrible (1981)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ca0LTBMIiNg[/youtube] Directed by: Joe D’Amato First released: 1982 Current Status: Still banned in the UK, available uncut in the US. So, the first film on the Video Nasties list is [read on…]